The 30A West End Shuttle was a temporary shuttle route established by PAT while construction was occurring at the West End Circle. This route was a free shuttle and served areas not being served due to the rerouting of the regular routes.
Garages assigned to the 30A:
- Collier Division - 11/28/89 - 05/31/90 (approximately)
The destination sign was either blank or signed up "PAT
Shuttle", both with a 30A window card.
Inbound - Sanctus Street at Main Street via Main Street,
Short Street, Stueben Street, Chartiers Avenue, Lorenz Avenue to Crucible.
Outbound - Lorenz Avenue at Crucible via Lorenze Avenue,
Stueben Street, Alexander, Neptune, Sanctus Street to Main Street.
Approximate one way trip time was 5 minutes.
Started: 11/28/89 as a temporary route
Ended: 05/31/90 (Timetable stated for
approximately 6 months)
The 30A ran 7 days a week including holidays.
No fares were collected on this route.
The route was run primarily by 35 foot coaches.
Schedules (Known PAT issued schedules are listed):
The 30A had only one schedule printed. It was on a "Rider
Alert" referring to detours for the West End Circle construction. No folder
number was assigned.
The 30A was discontinued once regular service could
resume through the West End Circle.
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The route map for the 30A and the Rider Alert issued.