The City of Helena’s Capital Transit resumed its two in-town fixed bus routes on Monday, November 29. The fixed routes were suspended since November 8 due to a staffing shortage. The City’s Paratransit service has remained available. The East Valley / East Helena bus route will remain suspended until additional staff are available. Please be aware that Capital Transit continues to be understaffed and services are subject to change. Please continue checking back for updates.
HELENA, Mont. – The City of Helena announced on Friday, October 29, that it will temporarily suspend bus service to East Valley / East Helena due to a recent reduction in available staff. Starting Monday, November 1, the service will be suspended indefinitely.
Notification Date: 2/12/2021
ATTENTION ALL CAPITAL TRANSIT/CITY OF HELENA PASSENGERS
In accordance with the executive order #13998 ISSUED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES; and AUTHORITY GRANTED TO THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES; UNDER SECTION 361 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT (42 U.S.C. 264) AND 42 CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS 70.2, 71.31(b) ; REQUIREMENT FOR PERSONS TO WEAR MASKS WHILE ON CONVEYANCES (ANY VEHICLE TYPE) AND AT TRANSPORTATION HUBS. FACE MASKS MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES WHILE USING THE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OF THE CITY OF HELENA/CAPITAL TRANSIT EVEN THOUGH STATE AND LOCAL REQUIREMENTS HAVE CHANGED.
FAILURE TO MAINTAIN COMPLIANCE WILL COULD IN PENALTIES SUCH AS BUT NOT LIMITED TO SUSPENSION OF RIDERSHIP PRIVILAGES FOR THE DURATION THE EXCUTIVE ORDER REMAINS IN EFFECT.
We Would Like to Thank the Public for Their Continued Compliance with the Federal Mask Requirement while using the City of Helena/Capital Transit Bus Services.