Pine Bluff Transit announces new operating hours

Charlina Lacy, director of the Pine Bluff Transit Department, has announced new service times for fixed routes and Paratransit service.

Beginning March 17. full-time operation hours will be from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m on Saturday. There will also be a supplemental bus stop added to the current routes. This stop will be in addition to the recently added bus routes to The Pines mall, South Olive Street and the Walmart Plaza.

Pine Bluff Transit buses will now have a passenger stop at Jefferson Square. The bus stop will be located on the south side of McDonald’s. The new stop will be located at the intersection of Olive Street and the Jefferson Square parking lot. The bus schedule at this stop will be two minutes after every hour from 7 a.m. to 7:02 p.m. Pine Bluff Transit will also include a Saturday-only Farmer Markets passenger stop. A bus stop marker will designate the precise location of both passenger stops.

Details: Contact the Pine Bluff Transit office at 870-543-5130.