• Crawford Area Transportation Authority & Venango County Transit – Partners in Transit because every trip matters

CATA launches two new Life Line routes

On Monday July 30th CATA will begin the operation of a new route connecting Conneaut Lake and Meadville. The Conneaut Lake route will operate on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. On Tuesday July 31st CATA will begin operation of a new route connecting Titusville and Meadville. The Titusville to Meadville route will operate Tuesdays and Thursdays.  […]

Franklin Route DETOUR

Due to the upcoming road closure at 13th Street in Franklin, CATA/Venango County Transit has announced an adjusted time table for the Fixed Route GoBus.  This schedule will remain in effect until the road is reopened.  More information is available at www.catabus.org.   Franklin Route Schedule 13th Street Construction Detour July 31, 2018 through August […]

CATA launches promotional video on Rural Transit

At the 2nd Annual Rural Transit Retreat, CATA premiered a new transit video to educate the public on the importance of rural transit in Crawford and Venango counties.  The video can be seen at this link   For more information or to contact CATA visit us on the web at www.catabus.org or call 814-336-5600

CATA to hold Ribbon Cutting Event for new Maintenance facility

On Thursday May 3rd, CATA will officially cut the ribbon on a new Storage, Wash and Maintenance facility in Meadville.  This facility also marks the start of the Compressed Natural Gas initiative as part of the PennDOT P3 project with CNG fueling.  CATA has recently placed 3 CNG buses into Meadville fixed route service. The […]

CATA Deploys CNG vehicles

CATA is pleased to announce the introduction of Compressed Natural Gas vehicles into the Meadville fixed route network.  3 Mass Transit vehicles have arrived with a new look and cleaner-burning fuel system to better serve the Meadville area residents.  The introduction of CNG is part of a larger, state-wide Public-Private Partnership to bring CNG vehicles […]

CATA Suspends routes due to pending icy roads

On Friday January 12th at 4:00PM CATA will suspend the operation of the Meadville Red, Blue and Green routes.  With multiple roadways and bridges closed in the Meadville area due to flooding and ice we hope to resume services at 7:00PM.  We encourage all non-essential trips to be postponed until a later date.  Call 814-336-5600 […]

CATA Announces Holiday Hours

In anticipation for the upcoming holidays, CATA will provide the following services levels throughout Crawford and Venango counties:   Friday December 22 – Reduced Service operating on Saturday schedules with exception of Saegertown route operating normal time Saturday December 23 – Regular Service Sunday December 24 – No fixed route operations, Regular Sunday Shared Ride […]

CATA to provide daily service to Crawford County Fair

The Largest Agricultural Fair in PA starts on Saturday August 19th and runs through Saturday August 26th.  CATA will operate a fixed route from downtown Meadville daily during the Fair starting at 11:15AM with :45 minute service through 10:30PM.  Seniors age 65 and up ride free and regular fixed route fares apply.   For more […]

CATA Announces Holiday hours

Season’s Greetings and Happy Holidays from your friends at CATA and Venango County Transit. Crawford County based public services: Friday December 23rd – Regular hours Saturday December 24th – service ends at 3:00PM Sunday December 25th – No service Monday December 26th – Regular hours   Saturday December 31st – service ends at 3:00PM Sunday […]

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