CAT announces detours during Christmas on the River Parade

The 2018 Christmas on the River Lighted Christmas Parade will necessitate some detours for the downtown dot shuttle and the 14 Abercorn bus route on Saturday, December 22, 2018.

Set up for the parade will begin at 3:30 p.m., the parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. and end at approximately 7:00 p.m. During these times, the buses and trolleys will operate as stated below.


Downtown Loop:  Trolley will begin at Price St. & Oglethorpe Ave., RIGHT Liberty St., RIGHT on MLK Blvd, RIGHT on Oglethorpe Ave., RIGHT on Price St. and continue this route during parade.

 Forsyth Loop:  Trolley will begin at Bull St. and Park Ave., turn LEFT on Drayton St., turn LEFT on Oglethorpe Ave., turn LEFT on Whitaker St., turn LEFT on Park Ave. and continue this route during parade.

14 Abercorn:

Outbound: Buses will travel from the Transit Center to Oglethorpe Ave., turn RIGHT on Abercorn St., back on regular route.

Inbound: Buses will travel LEFT on Oglethorpe Ave. from Abercorn Street to the Transit Center.

The normal schedules will resume after the completion of the parade.

CAT Service Alert!

There has been changes to bus schedules for Routes 3 West Chatham, 3B Augusta Ave, 4 Barnard, and the 25 MLK. There is also a new Route, the 5 Port Wentworth. These changes went into effect 11 March, 2024.

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