Bis-Man Transit Releases Holiday Schedule for CAT, Paratransit and Jefferson Lines Services

Bismarck, N.D. – Bis-Man Transit has released the holiday service changes for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s holidays. On Friday, December 23, the administration office will close at noon. CAT and paratransit service will be unaffected this day, while the Jefferson Lines bus depot will only be open from 2:15 a.m. to 6:15 a.m.

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Blizzard to Shut Down CAT, Paratransit on Dec. 6

Bismarck, N.D. – Bis-Man Transit’s fixed route and paratransit services are being shut down on Tuesday, December 6, due to blizzard conditions. Jefferson Lines buses have also been cancelled for Dec. 6. Bis-Man Transit will continue to alert the public of any service alterations through its website, and its social media channels (Facebook and Twitter).

Paratransit to Begin at Midnight, CAT to Start at Traditional Times on Dec. 1

Bismarck, N.D. – Bis-Man Transit’s fixed route and paratransit services have been cancelled for the day. The paratransit will begin service at midnight tonight, weather permitting, with CAT service beginning at traditional times on December 1. Blizzard conditions have forced the closure of the transportation systems since the evening of November 28. Bis-Man Transit will

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CAT, Paratransit Shut Down Until Noon on November 30 Due to Weather

Bismarck, N.D. – Bis-Man Transit’s fixed route and paratransit services will be shut down until at least noon on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 due to blizzard conditions. Administration will continue to monitor the weather Wednesday morning to determine if service can safely resume in the afternoon. The weather system affecting the region began with rain

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Weather Forces CAT, Paratransit Service to Shut Down

Bismarck, N.D. – A winter storm has forced the stoppage of service for the day for the fixed route and demand response services provided by Bis‐Man Transit. At this time, there is no estimated time for when service will begin again. The weather system effecting the Capital area began with rain on Sunday evening, that

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Paratransit to Stop Service Overnight Due to Weather

Bismarck, N.D. – Icy road conditions and the threat of blowing snow are causing the Bis-Man Transit paratransit service to shut down this evening. Paratransit service will conclude Monday, November 28, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. and will begin again at 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2016, weather permitting. Traditionally the paratransit service operates 24

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Thanksgiving Service Notes

Bis-Man Transit’s fixed route service, Capital Area Transit, will not be providing service on November 24, 2016, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The organization’s administrative office will also be closed that day. Paratransit will operate its traditional hours, as will the scheduling office. The Jefferson Lines depot will be open for bus service only, from

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CAT Transfer Point Moving to New Permanent Location

Bismarck, N.D. – A permanent transfer point for the community’s public bus transportation system has been established north of the Bismarck Event Center. The new transfer point for Capital Area Transit (CAT) will be on the south side of Front Avenue, between Fifth and Seventh Streets. Service will begin from the new transfer point beginning

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CAT Closed for Labor Day

Bismarck, N.D. – Capital Area Transit will not be providing service Monday, September 5, 2016, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. The CAT does not operate on six holidays each year: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. The Administrative Office is also closed for Labor Day.

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Jefferson Lines Bus Depot Hours Changing

Bismarck, N.D. – Effective August 27, the service hours for the Jefferson Lines bus depot, at the Bismarck-Mandan Transit Center, will be altered. As of that Saturday, the eastbound bus will depart the depot at 3:20 a.m. for Fargo, with the westbound bus departing at 5:45 a.m. for Billings, Mont. The bus depot will be

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