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All Lines back on schedule - 08/19/17

All bus lines are back on schedule.

Silver South Delayed - 08/19/17

Silver South is back on the road, but delayed by 40 minutes. Thank you for your patience.

Silver Line South - 08/19/17

Silver Line South is experiencing a mechanical issue. The bus is delayed at Totem Bight, waiting for a replacement vehicle. We will update when the bus is back en route. Thank you for your patience.

Franklin/Roosevelt stop is closed due to construction - 08/18/17

SECON reported at 5:00 p.m. Franklin Road will be closed for the weekend for paving. The bus is too large to turn around using Roosevelt Drive and therefore, will use a pull off just past the southern Roosevelt Drive entrance to turn around. Customers, please wait for the bus at the bottom of Franklin Road at S. Tongass Highway and the Silver Line Northbound bus will stop on the highway with it's four-way lights flashing to safely drop off and pick up customers at 6:01pm and 7:01pm tonight (8/18/17). SECON said the construction should be happening all weekend. Regular service will resume on Monday morning.

Silver Line (Franklin Dr. Closed During Evening Commuter Service) - 08/18/17

SECON reported at 5:00 p.m. Franklin Road will be closed for a few hours today due to construction. The bus is too large to turn around using Roosevelt Drive and therefore, will use a pull off just past the southern Roosevelt Drive entrance to turn around. Customers, please wait for the bus at the bottom of Franklin Road at S. Tongass Highway and the Silver Line Northbound bus will stop on the highway with it's four-way lights flashing to safely drop off and pick up customers at 6:01pm and 7:01pm tonight (8/18/17). SECON said the construction should be happening all weekend. Regular service will resume on Monday morning.

All Buses (On Time) - 08/17/17

Green Line left the UAS Robertson bus stop on Stedman St. downtown at 11:13am on time heading northbound.
Silver Line left Fawn Mtn. School at 11:10am on time heading northbound.
Silver Line left Lighthouse Grocery at 11:13am on time heading southbound.

Silver Line Northbound Bus Update - 08/17/17

As of 10:28am the Silver Line Northbound bus is back on route leaving Saxman Village 12 minutes behind schedule continuing northbound.

Silver Line North (Delayed) - 08/17/17

Due to a mechanical issue the Silver Line Northbound bus will hold starting at 10:18am in Saxman Village/Saxman City Hall waiting for the mechanic to exchange buses. We will post an update when the bus is back on route.

Silver Line Southbound (13 Min. Delay) - 08/14/17

The Silver Line Southbound bus left the Public Library at 10:51am (11 min. behind schedule)continuing southbound.

Green Line Update (On Time) - 08/10/17

Green Line left the Public Library at 11:19am (on time) heading northbound.

Green Line Update (12 Min. Delay) - 08/10/17

Green Line left the Public Library at 10:24am (12 min. behind schedule) heading northbound.

Green Line Back in Service - 08/10/17

Green Line is back in service and left the Airport at (25 min. behind schedule) heading southbound.

Green Line Delayed - 08/10/17

As of 8:40am Green Line is holding at Wal-Mart to exchange buses due to a minor mechanical issue. We will post an update once Green Line is back in service and leaves Wal-Mart.

Silver one status - 08/09/17

Silver one is resuming service at 7:46 starting at the Federal building heading south.

Silver one delay - 08/09/17

Silver one is currently experiencing mechanical problems and will be out of service for an undetermined amount of time.

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Free Downtown Shuttle to Blueberry Arts Festival (Aug. 05 Only) (Photo) - 08/04/17

The Free Downtown Shuttle will serve the Blueberry Arts Festival on Saturday, August 5th only starting at 10:55am from the Plaza Mall and last bus leaving the festival at 3:57pm. Look for the blue and white 15-seat bus with the Blueberry Arts Festival logo in the window. The bus is ADA accessible for person's with disabilities. Please visit the Ketchikan Arts & Humanities Council website for the blueberry festival bus schedule or view the bus schedule attached in this message.

Free Downtown Shuttle Update - 08/02/17

The second Downtown Shuttle is back on route and left the Plaza Mall at 8:49am heading southbound.

Free Downtown Shuttle - 08/02/17

Due to a mechanical issue, there will be only one Downtown Shuttle in operation at this time. Once we have an update about the second shuttle we will post an update. 8-02-17

All Bus Lines - 08/01/17

All Bus Lines are delayed due to a traffic accident on Tongass Avenue. Thank you for your patience.

Silver Line (Franklin Dr/Roosevelt Bus Stop Update) - 07/31/17

SECON stated there is a water main break on Franklin Drive and the Silver Line bus will have to use the southern entrance of Roosevelt Drive to serve the bus stop at Franklin/Roosevelt. Customers are to wait at the Franklin Dr./Roosevelt bus stop as usual during the evening service today at 5:01pm, 6:01pm and 7:01pm, but be advised the bus may be delayed a few minutes due to the detour. If anything changes we will post an update.

Green Line - 07/28/17

Green Line had a mechanical issue and had to switch out vehicles. Green just departed the Library at 1:26 pm.

Silver Line Southbound Bus Update (On Time) - 07/26/17

Silver Line left Lighthouse Grocery on schedule at 9:17am heading southbound.
*Buses are considered on time when leave a bus stop within 10 minutes from the scheduled departure time.

Silver Line Northbound Bus Update - 07/26/17

Silver Line Northbound bus left Fawn Mtn. School at 8:35am (25 min. behind schedule due to a mechanical issue earlier this morning).

All Buses (Status) - 07/26/17

Silver Line left the Public Library at 8:15am (30 min. behind schedule due to a mechanical issue earlier this morning) and continuing southbound.
Silver Line left Lighthouse Grocery on schedule at 8:10am heading southbound.
Green Line left the High School on schedule at 8:21am heading southbound.
*Buses are considered on time leaving a bus stop within 10 min. from the scheduled departure time.

Update Sunday 7-23-17 two shuttles are on the down shuttle - 07/23/17

Two shuttles are back on their normal schedule for the rest of today

Downtown shuttle Sunday 7-23-17 limited service - 07/23/17

Due to mechanical problems there will be only 1 shuttle operating for Sunday 7-23-17