Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cafe Terigo

Cafe Terigo Date posted: September 30, 2011

You may remember UTA launched trial bus service to Park City. We are thrilled about the opportunity the service will provide to employees commuting to Summit County to work at the resorts and appreciate the option locals will have for recreational travel as well. After celebrating the inaugural bus trip, we decided to check out…[read more]

Busy Weekend, Extra Service

Date posted: September 28, 2011

Large crowds are expected in the downtown area this weekend (Oct. 1-2) for the semi-annual conference for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the University of Utah football game. Riders are advised to plan ahead to ensure that they arrive at their destination(s) on time. Saturday, Oct. 1 Extra TRAX trains will…[read more]

Salt Lake to Park City Bus Service to Begin Oct. 3

Ski Service to Begin Date posted: September 26, 2011

Bus service between Salt Lake City and Park City is set to begin operation on Monday, Oct. 3. The new route, set to operate as a commuter service, will initially operate on weekdays.Weekend and holiday service will begin with regular ski service on Dec. 9. The cost for a one-way trip is $5.50. Three-day or…[read more]

Public Hearing to Discuss December Route Changes

Provo Bus Date posted: September 19, 2011

Our December Change Day is quickly approaching and thought we anticipate few major changes to the system this winter, public hearings will be held in September. Service reductions and alignment changes on Route 811, alignment changes on Route 830 and new limited local bus service on Route 822 to Santaquin will be covered in two…[read more]

Pat’s BBQ

Pat's BBQ (2) Date posted: September 16, 2011

A stone’s throw from Central Pointe Station, Pat’s BBQ serves up delicious meats from one of the most unassuming locations – 155 West Commonwealth Avenue (2125 South). In fact, if you weren’t looking for Pat’s you might never find it. The restaurant is housed in an old industrial-style warehouse. Regardless, the location draws in hundreds…[read more]

Salt Lake City Greek Festival

Take UTA to the Greek Festival Date posted: September 8, 2011

Opa! Join us for the 36th annual Salt Lake City Greek Festival September 8-11. Ride TRAX to Planetarium Station or any of the buses serving 200 South (watch for event-related detours Saturday morning) to attend the festival, which takes place at 200 South and 300 West near the Holy Trinity Cathedral. This year the Greek…[read more]

Utah State Fair

Utah State Fair Date posted: September 7, 2011

Check out the Utah State Fair Sept. 8-18. The Fairpark, located at 1000 West North Temple, can be accessed by several bus routes. The two most popular routes – Routes 218 and 517 – originate at Salt Lake Central Station. The Fair is open daily. Hours Sunday through Thursday are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m….[read more]

Pleasant View Service to be Provided by Bus

Pleasant View Service to be Provided by Bus Date posted: September 6, 2011

For nearly three years, UTA has provided service to Pleasant View via FrontRunner with four daily trips. Beginning today, the connecting service will be provided by bus, but with more daily trips. Hopefully the additional service will help to bring new transit riders on board. The ridership on FrontRunner has failed to grow between Ogden…[read more]

No Service Labor Day

mowing the lawn Date posted: September 2, 2011

Reminder: There will be no bus, TRAX or FrontRunner service on Monday, Sept. 5 in observance of Labor Day. Regular service will resume Tuesday, Sept. 6