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Encyclopedia > Connecticut Transit Stamford
Connecticut Transit Stamford Division
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CT Transit New Flyer DE40LF hybrid 301 in downtown Stamford on the 42 Darien line. This bus is one of only two hybrid-electric buses in the CT Transit fleet.
Parent Company Connecticut Department of Transportation
Founded 1976
Headquarters 26 Elm Court
Stamford, CT 06902
Locale Connecticut
Service Area Southwestern Connecticut
Service Type Local bus service
Routes 14 local
4 commuter shuttle
1 express[1]
Fleet 55
Operator FirstGroup plc
Chief Executive David A. Lee (general manager)
Website Official Website

Connecticut Transit Stamford (CT Transit Stamford Division) is the division of Connecticut Transit for the Stamford area, providing service on 18 routes around Stamford, Connecticut, with routes centered around downtown Stamford and providing local bus service to Norwalk, White Plains, New York via the I-Bus, and Port Chester, New York,[2], with its service area on both ends partially overlapping that of the Norwalk Transit District. New Flyer Industries is a leading bus manufacturer in North America, headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba. ... Downtown Stamford, Connecticut is an economically thriving section of Stamford, Connecticut with major retail establishments, a shopping mall and the headquarters of major corporations, as well as other retail businesses and offices. ... Nickname: The City That Works Location in Connecticut Coordinates: NECTA Bridgeport-Stamford Region South Western Region Settled 1641 Incorporated (city) 1893 Consolidated 1949 Government Type Mayor-Board of representatives  - Mayor Dannel Malloy (Dem) Area    - City 134. ... The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) is responsible for the development and operation of highways, railroads, mass transit systems, ports, waterways and aviation facilities in the U.S. state of Connecticut. ... Nickname: The City That Works Location in Connecticut Coordinates: NECTA Bridgeport-Stamford Region South Western Region Settled 1641 Incorporated (city) 1893 Consolidated 1949 Government Type Mayor-Board of representatives  - Mayor Dannel Malloy (Dem) Area    - City 134. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... FirstGroup plc (LSE: FGP) is a British transport company operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and North America, with headquarters in Aberdeen, Scotland. ... Connecticut Transit (CT Transit) is a bus system serving much of the U.S. state of Connecticut and is a division of that states Department of Transportation. ... Nickname: The City That Works Location in Connecticut Coordinates: NECTA Bridgeport-Stamford Region South Western Region Settled 1641 Incorporated (city) 1893 Consolidated 1949 Government Type Mayor-Board of representatives  - Mayor Dannel Malloy (Dem) Area    - City 134. ... Downtown Stamford, Connecticut is an economically thriving section of Stamford, Connecticut with major retail establishments, a shopping mall and the headquarters of major corporations, as well as other retail businesses and offices. ... Motto: The Right Place, The Right Time Location in Fairfield County, Connecticut Coordinates: NECTA Bridgeport-Stamford Region South Western Region Incorporated 1651 Consolidated 1913 Government type Mayor-council Mayor Dick Moccia Area    - City 36. ... White Plains (New York) White Plains is a city in south-central Westchester County, New York, about 4 miles (6 km) east of the Hudson River and 2. ... Port Chester is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States. ... The Norwalk Transit District is the primary provider of public transportation services in Norwalk, Connecticut and surrounding communities. ...


Since 1979, service for CT Transit Stamford Division has been operated by First Transit under contract.[3]

Contents

Routes

These are the routes operated by CT Transit in the Stamford Division.[4]


Local and Express

Route Corridor of operation Outbound terminus
11 Putnam Avenue
West Main Street
Port Chester Railroad Station
14 West Main Street
Alvord Street
13 West Broad Street West Main Street
Alvord Street
21 Stillwater Avenue (outbound)
Baxter Avenue (inbound)
West Avenue
Baxter Avenue
Stamford Executive Park
22 (Monday-Saturday;
Saturday inbound only)
Greenwich Avenue Top Gallant Road
Fairfield Avenue
24 (Monday-Saturday;
Saturday outbound only)
Fairfield Avenue
Old Greenwich Railroad Station
22/44 (Sundays only) Greenwich Avenue (outbound)
Pacific Street (inbound)
Southfield Avenue
Selleck Street
31 High Ridge Road Briar Brae
Rock Rimmon Road
Merritt Parkway
32 (weekdays only) Long Ridge Road Rock Rimmon Road
Xerox
33 (Monday-Saturday) Strawberry Hill Avenue
Newfield Avenue
Davenport Ridge Elementary School
Belltown Road
34 (Monday-Saturday) Hope Street Woodway Road
Hoyt Street
33/34 (Sundays) Strawberry Hill Avenue (outbound)
Hope Street (inbound)
Weed Hill Avenue
Hoyt Street
41 Boston Post Road Norwalk Transit hub
Norwalk Community College
42 (Monday-Saturday) Glenbrook Road
West Avenue
Darien Railroad Station (north side)
43 Cove Road Cove Island Park
Glenbrook Railroad Station (Monday-Saturday evenings only)
44 (Monday-Saturday) Canal Street
Shippan Avenue
Shippan Point
CT Transit Stamford garage
Henry Street
Canal Street
I-Bus I-95, I-287 White Plains Transcenter

This U.S. Highway article needs to be cleaned up to conform to both a higher standard of article quality and accepted design standards outlined in the WikiProject U.S. Highways. ... The Port Chester Metro-North Railroad station serves the residents of Port Chester, New York via the New Haven Line. ... Route 137 is a main highway running north/south through the city of Stamford, Connecticut. ... Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) is an American document management company, which manufactures and sells a range of color and black-and-white printers, multifunction systems, photo copiers, digital production printing presses, and related consulting services and supplies. ... The Boston Post Road was a system of roads from New York City to Boston, Massachusetts, containing some of the first major highways in the United States. ... The Norwalk Transit District is the primary provider of public transportation services in Norwalk, Connecticut and surrounding communities. ... Norwalk Community College in Norwalk, Connecticut, also known as NCC, is the largest of the 12 schools in the Connecticuts community college system. ... The Darien Metro-North Railroad station serves the residents of Darien, Connecticut via the New Haven Line. ... Cove Island Park is a beach in Stamford, Connecticut located on Long Island Sound. ... Shippan Point (or Shippan) is the southernmost neighborhood in Stamford, Connecticut, located on a peninsula in Long Island Sound. ... View of White Plains station from the intersection of Main Street and Bank Street The White Plains Metro-North Railroad station serves the residents of White Plains, New York via the Harlem Line. ...

Commuter Connection Shuttles

These routes emanate from the Stamford Metro-North station.

Route Corridor of operation Outbound terminus
Central Bedford Street (outbound)
Summer Street (inbound)
Summer Street
Hoyt Street
North Washington Boulevard
High Ridge Road
High Ridge Park
Bulls Head Bedford Street (outbound)
Summer Street (inbound)
Bedford Street and High Ridge Road
East I-95 Holly Pond Plaza and WWE

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Fleet

This is the current roster for Hartford Division as of April 2007. All buses are fully ADA compliant.[5]

Year Builder Model Length (ft) Width (in) Seating Numbers
1992 MCI Classic TC40-102A 40 102 Transit 9241-9242
1996 Nova Bus 9626-9637
1999 ElDorado National EZ Rider 30 96 Transit 9905-9913
2001 New Flyer D40LF 40 102 Transit 101-128
Suburban 129-132
2003 DE40LF Transit H301-H302

Motor Coach Industries International Inc. ... A Nova LFS operated by Grand River Transit. ... ElDorado National is a small bus builder and owned by Thor Industries of Imlay City, Michigan. ... New Flyer Industries is a leading bus manufacturer in North America, headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba. ...

Fares

The fare on all routes except for the I-Bus is $1.25. The I-Bus has a $2.50 fare, with all fares including a free transfer. Discount passes are available.[1][2]


References

  1. ^ CT Transit Stamford Division routes
  2. ^ CT Transit Stamford service area
  3. ^ First Transit profile for CT Transit
  4. ^ CT Transit routes
  5. ^ CT Transit roster as of 2004

See also

All of the above provide CT Transit route service. Connecticut Transit New Haven (CT Transit New Haven Division) is the second largest division of Connecticut Transit, providing service on 24 routes in 19 towns within the Greater New Haven and Lower Naugatuck River Valley areas, with connections to other CT Transit routes in Waterbury and Meriden, as well as...


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