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Sarasota County needs feedback on upgrades to public transportation

Posted at 12:53 AM, Sep 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-01 07:29:12-04

SARASOTA, Fla. — Sarasota County leaders want your feedback as they look towards making changes to its public transportation system, Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT).

The county is hosting a virtual meeting Tuesday, September 1 at 5:30 p.m. There is also a brief survey that is available until September 7.

SCAT is developing a new service to modify where the fixed routes go and their frequency. The is also a plan to allow the public to schedule curb-to-curb trips called Mobility On Demand.

Click this link for a look at the survey and proposed changes which you can see on the map below

Information on the virtual meeting is available here.