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Jun
(Please see: “ADDITIONAL PASSENGER GUIDELINES FOR REINSTATED SERVICE” below) Beginning 6:00a.m., Monday, June 22, Blue Water Area Transit is reinstating all fixed route bus service, including the M-29/94 commuter service to Mt. Clemens. Additionally, BWAT is re-opening the Downtown Transit Center on McMorran and the Main Office on Lapeer. BWAT is re-opening in accordance with […]
13
May
PUBLIC NOTICE  BLUE WATER AREA TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal for Federal FY 2021-2023 The Blue Water Area Transportation Commission (BWATC) proposed its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal for Federal Fiscal Years 2021-2023 of 1.4216% each year for Department of Transportation Funded Projects. A description of the goal methodology is available for public […]
16
Apr
Current Openings Now Hiring Mechanics! Full Time Mechanics Blue Water Area Transit (BWAT) Mechanic’s Job Responsibilities: Ability to diagnose and repair units in timely manner and examine vehicles to determine cause of defective operation of engines, transmissions, drive train, air condition systems and other vehicle components and to determine proper course of action for repair.  Welding […]
30
Mar
PAID SICK LEAVE AND EXPANDED FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE UNDER THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT. For better resolution to read, open image in a new tab or window
16
Aug
For the second time this year, Blue Water Area Transit is adding new buses for services provided by the agency and the Council on Aging. BWAT added a total of 45 new multipurpose buses this year to provide dial-a-ride and fixed-route transit service. BWAT added a batch of 17 new buses this spring (eleven for […]
03
Jul
Blue Water Area Transit introduced a new historic trolley this summer. It is the agency’s 35th season of providing historic trolley tours. Recognized as one of Michigan’s best tourist values, BWAT’s one-hour trolley tour features over 50 local points of interest. Passengers pay a ten-cent fare, which is the same as the first transit passengers […]
18
Dec
      Blue Water Area Transit unveiled a sculpture on Friday, December 14, at 12:30 p.m. The sculpture celebrates the many milestones of local transit innovation and recognized William Pitt Edison as the father of local public transit. The unveiling ceremony took place at the Blue Water Transit Bus Center, 720 McMorran Blvd., in […]
24
Aug
FACILITY NEEDS & POTENTIAL SITES ASSESSMENTS Pre-NEPA/Pre-Engineering Study   CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE STUDY PDF CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE 10-30-2018 KICK-OFF PRESENTATION
05
Jan
Important News!  Please Read: Blue Water Area Transit has a New Seatbelt Policy Effective February 1st, 2018 all Township Dial-a-Rides City of Marysville Handicap/Senior routes will have a mandatory seatbelt use policy for everyone that chooses to ride. The new Seatbelt policy will cover ALL *passengers, including: > All persons using a wheelchair or mobility device > Children […]
05
Sep
      Blue Water Area Transit demonstrated the new Quantum Securement System in one of our busses on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the Blue Water Transit Bus Center in downtown Port Huron. The Transit company is the first in Michigan to employ the system.       Quantum is a new wheelchair securement […]