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2012 - 2013 Service Enhancement Package

We are pleased to implement the following bus service enhancements 2012 - 2013. These enhancements to existing routes as well as new service initiatives are made possible through both aggressive efforts to reduce and control costs, and also through revenues gained from growing ridership.

The following chart outlines the route changes as well as service to new markets. As each is implemented, you will be able to view the service notice that announced these enhancements by clicking on the bus route.

We remain committed to providing you with quality service. Thank you for riding with us.

Shuttle Bus icon Route Service Enhancement Investment Goal Implementation

Bronx

Bx13

  • Extension from E 161st St to Gateway Mall via River Ave
  • Serves Concourse Village, Mott Haven

Service to new markets

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Bx34

  • Restore weekend service from 242nd St to Fordham Rd via Bainbridge Ave
  • Serves Woodlawn, Norwood, Bedford Park, Fordham

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Bx46
  • South Bronx service to western Hunts Point
  • Serves Hunts Point, Barretto Point Park

Service to new markets

April 2013
Check Mark

Brooklyn

G Line Line

  • Extend G Line to Church Avenue permanently
  • Serves Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Kensington

Improves service connectivity

2013
Check Mark

B2

  • Restore weekend service from Midwood to Kings Plaza Mall via Avenue R
  • Serves Gravesend, Marine Park

Weekend service restoration

Sept 2012
Check Mark

B4

  • Restore route from Ocean Pkwy to Knapp St via Neptune, Sheepshead Bay Rd, Emmons Ave/Shore Parkway
  • Serves Brighton Beach, Sheepshead Bay

Route segment restoration

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B24

  • Restore weekend service from Greenpoint to Williamsburg Bridge Plaza via Sunnyside
  • Serves Williamsburg, Sunnyside, Greenpoint

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B32
  • New Williamsburg waterfront service
  • Serves Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Long Island City

Service to new markets

Sept 2013
Check Mark

B39

  • Route restoration from Williamsburg Bridge Plaza to LES Delancey/Allen Sts via Williamsburg Bridge
  • Serves Williamsburg, Lower East Side

Route restoration

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B48

  • Restore extension from Atlantic Ave to Prospect Park station via Franklin Ave/Classon Ave
  • Serves Prospect Hts, Crown Hts, Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Route segment restoration

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B57

  • Extension from Carroll Gardens to Red Hook via Court St, Lorraine St, Otsego St
  • Serves Red Hook

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B64

  • Restore extension from Cropsey Ave to Stillwell Ave via Harway Ave
  • Serves Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Coney Island

Route segment restoration

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B67
  • Route extended, connecting Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Vinegar Hill, the Brooklyn Navy Yard and South Williamsburg

Service to new markets

Sept 2013
Check Mark

B69

  • Restore weekend service from Kensington to Downtown Brooklyn
  • Serves DUMBO, Ft Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Hts, Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Kensington

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

B84
  • New service between East New York and Spring Creek, Brooklyn
  • Serves Spring Creek

Service to new markets

Jun 2013
Check Mark

X27/X17
New Stop
  • Restore X27 weekend service from Bay Ridge to Midtown Manhattan
  • Add new Bay Ridge, Brooklyn stop on X17
  • Serves Bay Ridge, Fort Hamilton, Dyker Heights

Weekend service restoration

Sept 2012
Check Mark

Manhattan

M1

  • Restore service from 106th St to 8th St via Madison/5th Avenues on weekends
  • Serves Yorkville, Upper East Side, Midtown, Flatiron, Greenwich Village

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

M9

  • Extend route from 23rd Street to 29th St via 1st/2nd Aves
  • Serves Kips Bay

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

  • Extend route from Park Row to Battery Park City via Warren/Murray Sts and West St
  • Serves East Village, Lower East Side, Chinatown, Battery Park City

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

M21

  • Restore weekend service from FDR Drive to Washington St via Houston St
  • Serves Lower East Side, East Village, SoHo, Greenwich Village, West Village

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

New Service
  • New north-south Far Westside Manhattan route
  • Serves West Village, Chelsea, Hell’s Kitchen, Clinton

Service to new markets

2014

Queens

Q24

  • Restore extension from Bway Junction to Bushwick Ave via Broadway
  • Serves East New York, Bushwick

Service restoration

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Q27

  • Provide overnight service from Horace Harding Expwy to Cambria Hts via Springfield Blvd
  • Serves Queens Village, Cambria Hts

Network coverage restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Q30

  • Provide service to Queensborough Community College

Service to new markets

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Q36

  • Extension of every other trip from Jamaica Avenue to Little Neck via Little Neck Parkway; restores weekday service along route of previous Q79
  • Serves Floral Park, Bellerose, Glen Oaks, Little Neck

Network coverage restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Q42

  • Restore midday service from Jamaica Ctr to St Albans via Archer Ave
  • Serves Jamaica, Addisleigh Park

Service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

Q76

  • Restore Saturday service/add Sunday service from Jamaica to College Point via Francis Lewis Blvd
  • Serves Jamaica, Jamaica Estates, Fresh Meadows, Bayside, Whitestone, College Pt.

Weekend service restoration and addition

Sept 2012
Check Mark

Staten Island

S76

  • Restore weekend service from Oakwood to St George Ferry via Richmond Rd
  • Serves St George, Tompkinsville, Clifton, Fox Hills, Grasmere, Dongan Hills, New Dorp, Oakwood

Weekend service restoration

Jan 2013
Check Mark

S93

  • Extension from entrance of College of Staten Island into campus area
  • Serves Willowbrook, Castleton Corners, Sunnyside, Bay Ridge

Improves service connectivity

Jan 2013
Check Mark

X1

  • Add late night Express Bus service from Eltingville to Manhattan via Hlyan Blvd
  • Serves Eltingville, Oakwood, New Dorp, Midland Beach, Grasmere

Network coverage

Jan 2013
Check Mark

X17

  • Provide Sunday service from Huguenot Ave to Midtown Manhattan
  • Serves Huguenot, Annadale, Arden Hts, Bulls Head, New Springville

Weekend service addition

Sept 2012
Check Mark

  • Extend route off-peak weekdays and evenings from Huguenot Ave to Tottenville via Rossville Ave, Bloomingdale Rd, Amboy Road/Hylan Blvd
  • Serves Rossville, Woodrow, Tottenville

Service to new markets

Jan 2013
Check Mark

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