Notice of Community Meeting: Route 77 Grove Ave

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Join Video/Audio on RingCentral
Simulcast on YouTube

The purpose of this community meeting is to review recent public feedback received along Grove Ave. in the Fan District for the extended Route 77 service that began September 13, 2020, as well as provide an overview of the Route 77 and bus stop locations selected. There will be live Q&A time included, but attendees are also encouraged to pre-submit comments and questions prior to the meeting to ensure meeting content is customized for attendees' specific interests. Provide comments in writing in advance to The person responsible for receiving meeting comments in writing is Carrie Rose Pace, Director of Communications.

To protect the safety of meeting attendees, this meeting will be conducted through electronic communication means pursuant to and in compliance with City of Richmond Ordinance No. 2020-093, adopted April 9, 2020. This meeting will be open to participation through electronic communication means by the public and closed to in-person participation by the public. Necessary GRTC Administrative Staff will assemble electronically for this meeting and will participate by videoconference via RingCentral. To join the meeting on RingCentral, please click or dial in (470)-869-2200, Meeting ID: 149 775 4974.

Video and audio of the meeting will also be streamed live online at the following YouTube web address:

The meeting presentation materials are posted here:

Route 77 Ridership Data:

Daily ridership from 9/23/20 – 10/24/20

Route 77 service in the Fan, with bus stops marked as red dots.
map showing Route 77 and bus stops serving the Fan

Prior to installing these stops, letters were sent in March 2020 to homes within a 150-feet buffer of the new stop locations.
Sample Letter (PDF)

After the meeting, please send any new questions or comments to:
Phone: (804) 358-4782
Mail: Planning Division, GRTC Transit System, 301 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond VA  23224