BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Battle Creek Transit is making temporary service changes because of driver shortages, according to a news release Thursday.
Beginning Jan. 10, riders can expect these changes:
- Tele-Transit will provide service from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, temporarily eliminating the service typically provided until midnight.
- BC Transit will combine the 3E Main-Post and 4N NE Capital Avenue bus routes, with one bus alternating between the two routes every half hour.
- The county-wide BCGo pilot will temporarily stop Saturday service beginning Jan. 15.
Those interested in applying to be a bus driver can get more information on the city’s website here.
Operator and driver positions start at $19.05 per hour, with no experience needed, and drivers will receive training to receive their commercial driver’s license.