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ECU Transit: Routes - Service Calendar

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Service Calendar

The service calendar outlines all of ECU Transit's service exceptions and other noteworthy dates for a given semester. Service exceptions are planned ahead of time and occur whenever service is modified or canceled for a given date. This is typically due to holidays, breaks or other scenarios which affect the academic calendar. Normal service is planned unless otherwise noted.

Friday, August 1: Summer Service Ends
All routes will operate according to their normal schedules. After this date, no service will be offered until pre-semester service begins for the Fall 2014 semester.

Tuesday, August 26: Fall 2014 Classes Begin

All routes for the Fall 2014 semester begin operating according to their published schedules.

Saturday, August 30: Home Football Game

In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate.
  • Route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game.
  • SafeRide will operate with a limited service area until after the end of the game.
  • Pirate Express routes to the downtown area will operate normally.
Sunday, August 31: Labor Day Weekend

All routes will operate according to their Saturday schedules with the exception of 900-series Pirate Express shuttles to the downtown area.

Monday, September 1: Labor Day

All routes will operate according to their Sunday schedules.

Tuesday, September 2: State Holiday Makeup Day

Because Monday classes will be held on this date, all routes will operate according to Monday schedules.

Saturday, September 20: Home Football Game

In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate.
  • Route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game.
  • Pirate Express routes to the downtown area will operate normally.
Saturday, October 4: Home Football Game

In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate.
  • Route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game.
  • Pirate Express routes to the downtown area will operate normally.

Friday, October 10: Fall Break Begins
In response to the university's fall break, the following changes will be made:

  • SafeRide will end early at 10:00pm.
  • Pirate Express routes to the downtown area will not operate.

Saturday, October 11 - Monday, October 13: Fall Break
All service is cancelled and no routes will operate.

Tuesday, October 14: Fall Break
All routes will operate according to their Sunday schedules.

Thursday, October 23: Home Football Game
In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Route 610 Minges Park & Ride will end early at 3:30pm.
  • Routes 303 Blue and 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game.
  • SafeRide will operate with a limited service area until after the end of the game.
  • Pirate Express Routes to the downtown area will operate normally.

Saturday, November 22: Home Football Game
In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Routes 303 Blue and 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game.
  • SafeRide will operate with a limited service area until after the end of the game.
  • Pirate Express Routes to the downtown area will operate normally.

Tuesday, November 25: Thanksgiving Break Begins
In response to the beginning of Thanksgiving Break, the following changes will be made:

  • All 800-series Night Combination routes will end early with their last trips departing campus at 9:30pm.
  • SafeRide will end early at 10:00pm.

Wednesday, November 26 - Saturday, November 29: Thanksgiving Break
All service is cancelled and no routes will operate.

Sunday, November 30: Thanksgiving Break
All routes will operate according to their Sunday schedules.

Thursday, December 4: Home Football Game
In anticipation of service interruptions due to game day traffic, the following changes will be made:

  • Route 610 Minges Park & Ride will end early at 3:00pm
  • Routes 303 Blue and 850 Pirate Ride will not operate.
  • SafeRide will operate with a limited service area until after the end of the game.

Wednesday, December 10: Reading Day
In response to Reading Day, the following changes will be made:

  • All 800-series Night Combination routes will operate for the entire day with the exception of 850 Pirate Ride operating on its normal schedule.
  • Routes 302 Red, 304 Campus Shuttle, and 305/306 Gold will operate normally.
  • Route 610 Minges Park & Ride will operate on a single shuttle every 18 minutes.

Thursday, December 18: Fall 2014 Service Ends
For the final day of Fall 2014 service, all services including Pirate Express shuttles to the downtown area will operate according to their normal schedules.

After this date, no service will be offered until pre-semester service begins for the Spring 2015 semester.

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