1/18/2014 1:49:00 PM CAT/LYNX begin new routes and schedules Jan. 20
CAT/Lynx buses will open a new chapter in the City of Cottonwood by adding a third fixed route, the Green Line, and adjusting the Blue Line to four trips a day, two in the morning at 6:45 a.m. and 7:30 a.m., and two in the afternoon at 5:15 and 6 p.m.
During the middle of the day the Yellow line will take the place of the Blue Line and run from 8:15 a.m. through 5:15 p.m. It will go out as far as the Verde Manor and hit all the stores from Walmart to Safeway on the way back in. All CAT buses will leave the Cottonwood Library every 45 minutes, starting at 6:45 a.m., with the last bus leaving the Library at 6 p.m.
Verde Lynx will see an additional bus that will run at 6:45 a.m. and 8:15 a.m., as well as 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. The first Lynx bus leaves the Cottonwood Library at 6 a.m.
Complete schedules and maps are available on verdenews.com (verdenews.com/main.asp?Search=1&ArticleID=57852&SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1190&S=1), as well as the City of Cottonwood web site. They are available now at all the primary outlets where passes are sold.
CAT provides three fixed routes serving Cottonwood, Clarkdale and Verde Villages, as well as ADA Paratransit service to complement the fixed route service Monday through Friday. LYNX provides intercity commuter service between Cottonwood and Sedona seven days a week. For more information, please contact the CAT office at 928-634-2278.