Entries by Devon Thompson

Labor Day Service (9/7)

In observance of Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2020, BRITE will be operating the following routes: Staunton Downtown Trolley (10AM-6PM) BRCC Shuttle North (6:50AM-11PM) BRCC Shuttle South (7:15AM-10:30PM) The following routes will NOT operate: 250 Connector; Waynesboro Circulator; Staunton North & West Loops; Stuarts Draft Link; and BRITE Access

Staunton Downtown Trolley Detour (8/10-8/14)

*UPDATE – Staunton Downtown Trolley Detour – Due to the flood damage in the Wharf Area, the Staunton Downtown Trolley will miss the Byers Street stop Monday, 8/10, through Friday, 8/14. Due to flooding in Staunton on Saturday night, City routes may be in detour on Monday morning (8/10). Please check our website, Facebook, and […]

Virginia Breeze Intercity Bus Service Resumes

On Friday, July 24, 2020, the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT) relaunched its Virginia Breeze Intercity Bus service. The popular service returns following the April 10, 2020 temporary suspension of service due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The highly successful Virginia Breeze Intercity Bus service route between Blacksburg and Washington, D.C., with stops […]

Weekend Downtown Staunton Detours

Beginning Friday, June 5, the BRITE Staunton Downtown Trolley and Saturday Night Trolley will be detoured on Friday at 5:00pm through Saturday until further notice to coincide with Dine Out in Downtown. The following stops will be missed during that period: Staunton City Hall (Beverley Street) Staunton Visitor Center Beverley Street / Market Street Stonewall […]

Face Coverings on the Bus

Effective Friday, May 29, 2020, Governor Northam issued Executive Order 63, which mandates the use of face coverings in public enclosed spaces, including while riding a bus. This is intended to support the health and safety of everyone, riders and bus operators. A face covering includes anything that covers your nose and mouth, such as […]

Draft BRITE Title VI Plan Available for Public Comment

Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission (CSPDC) hereby releases for public comment the BRITE Title VI Plan. Copies of the Title VI Plan may be reviewed online HERE or in person by calling the Title VI Coordinator at 540-885-5174. If you would like to submit written comments, have questions regarding this document, would like a digital […]

Updated BRITE Operations Amid COVID-19 Crisis

The COVID-19 situation continues to evolve. As an essential service, BRITE is operating with some modifications to protect operators and riders, and to keep transit free and accessible. The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) authorized statewide public transportation operating funding for all Virginia public transportation agencies to support their pandemic response. BRITE received over $40,000. This […]

BRITE is Fare-Free Until Further Notice

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, BRITE Bus continues to offer free rides on ALL routes (fixed routes and BRITE Access) until further notice. Up-to-date information regarding any service or operational changes due to COVID-19 will be posted on www.britebus.org and social media pages (Facebook and Twitter). During this time of uncertainty, BRITE Bus is […]

Busses are Running!

BRITE is continuing operations so that essential community personnel can get to work and so that residents who must travel within the community for other necessary reasons may do so. Please be cautious and use social distancing, even if you are not currently an at-risk individual. We must ensure the safety of our riders, as […]