Public Meeting Notice For Proposed January Booking Changes

A public meeting will be held on Saturday, November 18, from 10:00 am – 11:00 am in the Gellman Room at the Main Branch of the Richmond Public Library.

This meeting will discuss proposed service changes for January 2024 and Title VI analysis.

The Richmond Main Branch Library is accessible by GRTC Pulse and local routes 1, 2A/B/C. 3A/B. 5, 14, 50, 78, and 87. 

GRTC Pulse

  • Increased Weekday frequency to 10-minute service until 7:00 pm
  • Increased Saturday frequency to 15-minute service until 12:00 am

Route 1A 

  • Extending service further south on Midlothian Turnpike to Walmart Way
  • Increased Sunday frequency from 45-minute service to 40-minute service all day

Route 5

  • Increased frequency to from 30-minute service to 15-minute service until 7:00 pm on Saturday

Route 19

  • Extending service further west on Broad Street to Wilkes Ridge Drive
  • Increased Weekday and Saturday frequency from 30-minute service to 15-minute service, servicing Wilkes Ridge Drive loop every other trip

Route 20

  • Increased Weekday frequency from 30-minute peak and 60-minute off peak service to 30-minute service all day

Route 29x

  • Adding westbound trip at 3:40 pm
  • Adjusting 4:15 pm trip to 4:35 pm
  • Adjusting 5:35 pm trip to 5:40 pm

Route 91

  • Increased Weekday frequency from 60-minute service to 30-minute peak service.

Route 93

  • Replaced with Microtransit to accommodate customized trip planning

Downtown Transfer Station Bay Assignments

Proposed Bay changes for the following routes:

  • A: Not assigned
  • B: 3C and 56
  • C: 78 and 87
  • D: 2A/B/C Northbound
  • E: 2A/B/C Southbound
  • F: 5
  • G: 1 and 1B
  • H: 1A and 1C
  • I: 14
  • J: 12
  • K: 7A/B
  • L: 50

Please send any routing questions or comments to or call (804) 358-3871. 

Comments by mail: Planning Division, GRTC, 301 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond, VA, 23224