Alerts

  • TCAT making headway to alleviate bus shortages by teaming up with local charter company

    TCAT has teamed up with Fitzgerald Brothers, a local charter service that is leasing TCAT two 37-foot buses to help alleviate bus shortages that have been causing service disruptions. Effective today, TCAT is using the Fitzgerald buses on its rural routes serving Enfield, Trumansburg, Lansing, Dryden, Caroline and Newfield during a.m. and p.m. peak time […]

  • Cayuga Street closure: Route 13, 17, 36, 74, 75 on detour until further notice

    Detours are as follows: Route 13 Inbound:  from Cascadilla St.; right onto Geneva St; and right onto Seneca St. (back on normal route.) Route 13 Outbound: from Seneca St.; right on Geneva St., and left on Cascadilla St. (back on normal route.) Route 17 Inbound: from Cayuga, right on Cascadilla St.; left on Geneva St.; […]

  • TCAT’s Winter-Spring Service goes into effect Sun. Jan. 20

    TCAT’s winter-spring service will be in effect from Sun., Jan. 20 through Sat., May, 25. Passengers should check online or printed schedules for specific changes to make sure when to be at their stops. The Winter/Spring 2019 TCAT Schedules & Service Guide will be available online. The printed version will be available in the coming […]

  • Where to check for updates during inclement weather

    IF and WHEN bad weather strikes, please check the alerts section of our website or the Public Services Messages on the Bus Tracker Website (on bottom left) for updates regarding snow detours and canceled service. You can also download the MyStop app for your mobile device and view or register to receive rider alerts and […]

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News & Projects

  • Ducson Nguyen to lead TCAT Board of Directors in 2019

      Community leader Ducson Nguyen took over as chairperson of the TCAT Board of Directors at its first meeting of the year Thursday night with a promise of “significant, but exciting challenges” ahead as the transit agency ramps ups to expand, improve and meet the demands of the future. Nguyen, a software engineer and Ithaca […]

  • Request for Proposal #101-2019 ADA Paratransit Services

    Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT, Inc.), an Ithaca, NY-based public transit agency, is welcoming proposals to provide ADA Paratransit service to support transit operations. TCAT, Inc. has compiled general information and expected requirements within the attachment below. RFP: TCAT RFP 101-2019 ADA Paratransit w Fed Clauses Pre-bid meeing will be held at our main […]

  • TCAT unveils its “Strategic Plan 2018-2030″

     Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT) today released its comprehensive playbook charting the course for improved, integrated and expanded public transportation in Tompkins County through the next several years. TCAT’s “Strategic Plan 2018-2030” outlines both short-term and long-term goals for the agency to be the key driver in meeting a number of challenges driven by […]

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