Carlsbad

Elimination of North County bus stops delayed to address concerns, post notices

Elimination of North County bus stops delayed to address concerns, post notices

North County Transit District has postponed the removal of about 90 bus stops, saying it needs more time to address concerns and to post notices at each of the locations to be eliminated.

“We are unfortunately behind schedule in deployment of signage at stops slated for removal,” said NCTD communications officer Kimy Wall.

Notices must be posted at each stop at least 30 days in advance, she said. As a result, the service that had been scheduled to end April 7 will now end April 21.

NCTD has 30 bus routes with 1,800 stops. Plans call for the elimination of 27 stops in Oceanside, 18 in Escondido, 13 in Encinitas, 11 in Carlsbad, 10 in Vista, seven in Solana Beach and three...

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