VTA Starting Free Bus Service to Cover Light-Rail Routes

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While the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority works connected restoring light-rail work pursuing a May wide shooting astatine a VTA attraction installation successful San Jose, the transit bureau volition connection a escaped impermanent autobus work that volition question on the light-rail routes. 

The impermanent autobus work volition commencement connected Monday and tally each fractional hr connected weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m, and hourly connected weekends from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

The autobus work volition run on First Street successful San Jose from the Paseo de San Antonio presumption to Baypointe station, past implicit to the Milpitas Transit Center on Tasman Drive -- serving each the light-rail stations on the way. 

It is unclear erstwhile the light-rail work volition resume but the VTA's phased reopening attack shows it whitethorn beryllium sometime successful September. 

“VTA is moving diligently and compassionately to guarantee employees impacted by the tragic events of May 26 consciousness harmless and assured to instrumentality to their mean duties," the transit bureau said successful a statement. 

The autobus work volition proceed to run until light-rail work reopens.

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