Pottstown Area Rapid Transit
Pottstown Area Rapid Transit, Inc. (PART) is a publicly owned, privately operated bus system operating in the Borough of Pottstown and surrounding communities. The Borough of Pottstown owns, funds, and administers the system while the day to day operations are the responsibility of PART, Inc.
Beginning Tuesday, December 8, 2020, PART is
• Instituting a Rear Door Entry Policy
• Disabled and/or those requiring assistance are permitted to utilize the front door
• Ceasing charging fares until further notice on fixed route
• Requiring masks to be worn while utilizing PART service
Please do your PART to slow the spread by eliminating all non-essential travel. Stay home if you are ill or have been in contact with someone who is ill.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Orange Line Detour
Beginning October 1, 2020, the PART Orange Line will be detoured due to construction on King Street between Manatawny and Route 100. This construction is expected to last for two years. The orange line will travel west on High Street, right onto Berks Street, right onto W. King Street, and then cross over Rt. 100 to Shoemaker Rd. For more information, call 610-970-6512 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE GOAL
FISCAL YEARS 2021, 2022, 2023
Notice is hereby given that Pottstown Area Rapid Transit, (PART) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Participation Goal in accordance with the U.S. Department of Transportation Regulations at 49 CFR Part 26. PART’s goal for DBE participation for Federal Fiscal Years 2021-2023 shall be (2.62%) of funds expended in the U.S. Department of Transportation assisted contracts.
A copy of the DBE Program and Goal Setting Methodology is available for inspection beginning September 14, 2020 at Borough Hall, 100 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464 by appointment. Appointments may be made by calling 610-970-6512 or emailing email@example.com. The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Liaison Officer (DBELO) will receive and consider public comments on the proposed goal methodology until October 14, 2020. Comments may be submitted in writing to the DBELO at the above address, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org..
Help us improve our service by completing the PART Customer Satisfaction Survey!
Multi-Ride Passes are available for purchase at the Finance Window at Borough Hall, 100 E. High Street, 2nd Floor.
For fare information, schedules, and additional information please contact PART at 610-326-5413 or visit the Pottstown Area Rapid Transit website.
For information regarding PART's Free Transit and Half Fare Program please contact the Grants Administrator at 610-970-6512 or by email.
Title VI Program
Pottstown Area Rapid Transit operates in compliance with Federal Transit Administration, (FTA) program requirements and ensures that transit services are made available and equitably distributed, and provides equal access and mobility to any person without regard to race, color, or national origin, disability, gender, or age.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; FTA Circular 4702.1A, "Title VI and Title VI Dependent Guidelines for Federal Transit Administration Recipients." View PART's Title VI policy (PDF); for additional information, contact PART via email or telephone at (610) 970-6512. To file a complaint, please complete the Complaint Form (PDF).
Disadvantaged Business Enterprises
The Borough of Pottstown/Pottstown Area Rapid Transit has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26. View PART's DBE Policy (PDF). For additional information, contact PART via email or telephone at (610) 970-6512.
If you have any questions, compliments, or concerns, please contact the Grants Administrator at 610-970-6512 or the Pottstown Area Rapid Transit Office at 610-326-5413. Additionally, you can email PART. All inquiries will be promptly investigated.
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, (SEPTA) provides commuter bus service to and from Pottstown to Norristown on Route 93. The route can connect travelers to other parts of Montgomery County and region.
For more information please contact SEPTA at 610-279-8400.