Community Transit's 2021 budget proposes modest increase in service
Public hearing is scheduled for Nov. 5
Last updated 10/28/2020 at 5:14pm
Community Transit’s proposed 2021 budget includes an increase of approximately 4,000 hours of new service in 2021, a more moderate expansion than in previous years.
The agency is seeking comment on its proposed budget through Nov. 6.
The modest service increase corresponds with the “Slow Recovery” economic projection described in the agency’s draft Transit Development Plan (TDP). It also follows a recession-related service reduction in 2020 as transit ridership and revenues fell due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The transit agency has put in place additional safety measures on ve...