Some tweaking has occurred on the newest public transportation route in Scott County operated by the Southern Indiana Transit System (SITS) on behalf of the Get Healthy Scott County Coalition.
Cost to ride is $1 one-way per person or $2 each way from a special location. All ages are eligible to ride each Wednesday and Friday from 12 noon to 7 p.m. For more information or to arrange to be picked up at another location, call SITS at 1-812-722-0443.
The new two-day schedule includes:
12 noon and 3:30 p.m.: Austin Huddle House restaurant at I-65 interchange with State Road 256 (West Main Street).
12:15 p.m. and 3:50 p.m.: Austin City Hall on West Main Street (S.R. 256).
12:20 p.m. and 3:50 p.m.: Scott County Health Department's One Stop Shop on U.S. Highway 31 North in Austin.
12:25 p.m. and 3:55 p.m.: Austin Community Park at end of Broadway Street.
12:30 p.m.: Austin Public Library and Austin Quad Medical Building, both on Union Street off U.S. 31 North.
12:40 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.: Dollar General Store on U.S. 31 South.
12:45 p.m.: Any scheduled deviation from planned route.
2:00 p.m.: Any scheduled deviation from planned route.
2:00 p.m. and 5:15 p.m.: Scott County Health Department and Scott Memorial Hospital campus on U.S. 31 North in Scottsburg.
2:20 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.: Coonie's Corner, Scottsburg Post Office, Your Community Bank available from stop at Hancock's Drugstore at corner of West McClain Avenue (State Road 56 West) and North Bond Street.
2:30 p.m. and 5:45 p.m.: Scott County Public Library at corner of Wardell and South Main Streets.
2:40 p.m.: Craig Park Apartments at corner of North Main and Owen Streets
2:55 p.m. and 5:50 p.m.: Kids Place, New Hope Services, WIC office, daycare facility, disabled services on S.R. 56 west of Wal-Mart.
3:10 p.m. and 5:50 p.m.: Nelson Spaulding Community Clearinghouse, Department of Child Services and Scott County Partnership on Community Way.
3:15 p.m. and 5:55 p.m.: Scott County Family YMCA.
4:00 p.m.: Any scheduled deviations from planned route.
5:15 p.m.: Any scheduled deviations from planned route.
6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.: Pickup/return route to Austin and Scottsburg stops.
To print a new route flier, visit https://gallery.mailchimp.com/05c3278de86a043a7563b9e69/files/Bus_Route_July_2016.pdf.