GRTC Operates Shuttles to New City Office of the General Registrar

Beginning Wednesday, September 23, GRTC is offering riders a safe and accessible shuttle service to reach the new City of Richmond’s Office of the General Registrar, which was recently relocated to a larger facility with more room to observe social distancing for in-person absentee voting. Pre-election day services are available through October 31 at the new building at 2134 West Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23227.

Voter Shuttle map between City Hall and the Registrar's OfficeSmaller, nimbler shuttle vans pick up passengers Monday – Friday (and Saturday October 24 and 31) from two popular connection points in the GRTC bus network: 9th and Marshall (Bus Stop #2522) on the West side of City Hall, and Broad and Robinson (Bus Stop #460) on the North side of the street by the Science Museum of Virginia. GRTC remains zero fare, and shuttles are free to ride, as well, with funding support provided by the City of Richmond.9th and Marshall shuttle van pickup location

Service operates hourly. Weekday trips start at City Hall at 7:45 AM and run once an hour, with the last trip leaving the registrar’s location at 5:15 PM. Additional early voting service operates once an hour on both Saturday October 24 and 31 from 8:45 AM until last trip at 5:15 PM.Registrars Office shuttle van stop

CARE customers can continue to use CARE van service for free and may schedule trips to the new registrar’s office.

The Office of the General Registrar is open as a pre-election day voting location starting September 18 through October 31 from 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Friday, except holidays, and 9 AM to 5 PM the two Saturdays before every election. Additional pre-election day voting locations open October 24 through October 31 at City Hall (900 East Broad Street) and Hickory Hill Community Center (3000 East Belt Boulevard) on weekdays 8 AM to 5 PM and on Saturdays from 9 AM to 5 PM. The last date to vote early in-person is October 31. For a complete list of Election Day (November 3) polling locations, most of which have a bus stop nearby, click here.