Sun Trolley Service Notifications for December 29, 2014

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Due to mechanical issues, there has been reduced service along several of the Sun Trolley’s routes. Please note the following operational changes and updates.

  • The Beach Link route is now operating full service with three trolleys.
  • Only one trolley is operational on the following routes: Downtown Link route, Las Olas Link route, NW Community Link route. Riders may experience longer wait times than usual.
  • Galt Link A is operational but service on Galt Link B has been suspended

We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the longer wait times along the routes due to these changes.

Thank you for waving and riding the Sun Trolley.

Happy Holidays from the Sun Trolley

13559669471109801342Happy Holidays Lights.svg.hiThe Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association (TMA), that manages the Sun Trolley and the Riverwalk Water Trolley, would like to wish all our passengers a happy holiday. In recognition of the upcoming holidays, there will be several schedule changes.

Please note the following:

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* The Las Olas Link will operate one trolley on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to January 1, 2015 at 1 a.m. along Las Olas blvd. between Andrews Ave. and SE 15th Ave.

From Answers to Action – On-board Passenger Surveys

thumbnail_from-answers-to-action_employee_survey_customer_survey-2The Broward County Transit personnel will be conducting on-board passenger surveys to a selection of Sun Trolley passengers on December 11th and 12th. Surveys will be conducted on the Downtown, Las Olas and Beach Link Routes only. The purpose is to collect data on the travel patterns and ridership characteristics of passengers – all of which are a part of a transit improvement study on the South US 1 Corridor. All information collected will be confidential and only used for future transit planning purposes.

Thank you for your participation!

SunTrust Sunday Jazz Brunch

The SunTrust Sunday Jazz Brunch, produced by the City of Fort Lauderdale and sponsored by SunTrust Bank, the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, News Radio 610 WIOD, Beck’s Sapphire and Bud Light Platinum, is an ideal way to relax and enjoy Fort Lauderdale’s scenic Riverwalk. Listen to local jazz artists on three stages from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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For more information, CLICK HERE or call (954) 828-PARK (7275).

Light Up Sistrunk Road Closures

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The City of Fort Lauderdale will be closing several streets beginning Thursday, December 4, 2014 for Light Up Sistrunk.
Closures and times are as follows:

Sistrunk Boulevard will be closed from NW 9th Avenue to NW 12th Avenue beginning at 9:00 pm on Thursday, December 4, 2014 and will remain closed Friday, December 5, 2014.

NW 9th Avenue will remain open to northbound and southbound traffic but closed to westbound traffic (expect intermittent delays).

The following roadways will be closed, from NW 7 Street to NW 5 Street, to thru traffic at the following locations (these roadways will not be able to access Sistrunk Blvd.):
o NW 10th Avenue
o NW 10th Terrace
o NW 11th Avenue
o NW 12th Avenue

The following streets will be utilized to detour Sistrunk Blvd. east/west bound traffic between NW 9 Avenue to NW 12 Avenue:
o NW 5th Street
o NW 7th Street

For more information, visit the event website at http://www.lightupsistrunk.org or like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/LightUPSistrunk.

If you have questions about the Light Up Sistrunk, please contact Petula Burks, City of Fort Lauderdale Public Affairs Office, 954.828.4742.