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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Public Notice: Updated Transportation Services in Colonial Heights

PUBLIC NOTICE 

Updated Transportation Services in Colonial Heights


Petersburg Area Transit (PAT) Route Changes:

Beginning on July 1st, 2018, Petersburg Area Transit (PAT) will no longer be serving the Boulevard stops in Colonial Heights and will ONLY be servicing the South Park Mall area using the following stops: 

  • American Family Fitness
  • Appomattox Imaging
  • Walmart
  • Enterprise Car Rental
  • Marshall's
  • Ruby Tuesday
  • Regal Cinema
  • Harbor Freight
  • Wendy's

Southpark Mall Route Schedule:                                                                          

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 Bus Fees and Other Data: 

Additional Information: Visit us online www.petersburg-va.org

  • Regular base fare $ 1.75 transfer included
  • Discount Fare $0.85 for seniors, veterans and persons with Handicap must have proper ID.
  • 1 day pass $ 3.50/Discount $1.75
  • 7 day pass $ 12.00/Discount $ 6.00
  • 31 day pass $ 44.00/Discount $ 22.00
  • One adult may carry a child under the age of six and one infant at no additional cost.
  • Para-Transit service call (804) 733-2417 between the hours 7:30a-4:30p 

PLEASE NOTE: The most recent cost options provided to continue providing PAT transportation services to Colonial Heights on the Boulevard were much higher than the current cost to the City.  The higher cost would have negatively impacted the City’s budget. The City of Colonial Heights will, however, be expanding current City provided senior transportation services, as noted below.

City of Colonial Heights Transportation Services:

Hours of Operation are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (With services being provided from 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) 

  • Effective July 1, 2018: Services will be expanded to include adult special needs or handicapped City residents under 60.
  • Effective August 1, 2018: Hours will be expanded to 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays  (With services being provided from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ

Additional Transportation Service Program Information:

Service will be available only to Colonial Heights residents who are at least 60 years of age, and adult special needs or handicapped Colonial Heights residents.

  • Transportation will be available to and from any Colonial Heights destination and for medical appointments only to and from Petersburg, Hopewell and the Puddledock Road area of Prince George County.
  • Services will be administered through the Colonial Heights Senior Transportation division of the Agency on Aging. Registration for services is required and is available by calling Senior Transportation at (804)520-9219.
  • Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance.
  • There are no fees for transportation services, but donations are accepted.

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