Lextran temporarily cutting back on routes
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Due to workforce shortages, Lextran will be temporarily reducing select weekday fixed-route service on six routes.
Starting Monday, Aug. 16, the following routes will be impacted:
- Route 5 – Nicholasville Road
- Route 8 – Versailles Road
- Route 11 – Richmond Road
- Route 12 – Leestown Road
- Route 13 – South Broadway
- Route 15 – Red Mile
According to Lextran, Route 8 – Versailles Road will continue to serve Keeneland and the Blue Grass Airport. Only Route 15 – Red Mile clockwise service will be affected; counterclockwise service will not change.
The time of the first and last buses running will not change and service reductions do not affect weekend service.
Passengers are required to wear a mask when riding a Lextran bus or waiting in the Downtown Transit Center, per Transportation Security Administration federal policy.