Bus Transit Planning
7Link Efficiency Study, 2016
This study was completed for WestCOG by HARTransit. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the status of the Danbury- Norwalk Route 7 Link (7 Link) bus route and identify areas for improvement. This study is the first in depth look at the service in the 13 years it has operated.
Westport Bus Service Operations & Needs Study, 2016
WestCOG, in partnership with the Westport Transit District, conducted a study to explore ways to improve bus service in Westport. The purpose of the study is to assess current operations and develop an updated recommended service and governance plan for bus services, including fixed route, ADA, services for the elderly, services to the two Westport rail stations, off-site parking, and after school shuttle activities. The goal of the study is to ultimately update existing service to better serve residents’ travel needs into the future.
Hart Fixed Route Efficiency Study, 2011
Hart Bus Service Plan, 2010
History of Public Bus Service in Greater Danbury, 2008
This report by Richard Schreiner, HART Service Development Director, provides an understanding of HART’s historical roots and systematic development over decades. Perspective on past funding decisions helps to facilitate wise investment in future growth of regional transit.
Expanding Bus Transit to Bridgeport and Waterbury, 2007
Harlem Line Shuttle Bus Study, 2006
A review of current HART commuter shuttles from Danbury and Ridgefield to rail services in New York State, and a proposal for adding service from New Fairfield to the Southeast, N.Y.rail station. The New Fairfield service was then initiated in May of 2009.