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Voices for Public Transit

Everyone has a right to travel options and freedom. Become a Voice for Public Transit today!

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Parking Matters

purple and orange logo for Cit of Savannah "Parking Matters" strategic planHistoric downtown Savannah should be a positive experience no matter how you choose to explore it. Parking Matters aims to engage employees, owners, and visitors to determine the best options for drivers, walkers, bike riders, and transit users.

Read the recommendations, and help shape the future of our city.

CAT Board Meeting Schedule

The Chatham Area Transit Authority Board meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 10:00 AM in the Joe Murray Rivers, Jr. Intermodal Transit Center (610 W. Oglethorpe Avenue).

2016 Meeting Dates:

January 19, 2016
February 16, 2016
March 22, 2016 (exception)
April 19, 2016
May 24, 2016 (exception)
May 31, 2016 * Special Called
June 21, 2016
July 19, 2016
August 16, 2016
September 20, 2016
October 18, 2016
November 15, 2016
December 20, 2016

Click image to access meeting agendas and minutes:

IQM2 logo - click to access Board Meeting documents

Upcoming Events

Welcome!

CAT is proud to share the following events with you! We have put together a combination of company and community events to help keep you informed and showcase just a small part of all Savannah has to offer.

Links are included wherever possible so you can find out more details on the items that interest you.

We hope you’ll check back often to see what we’ve added. In fact, you could mark this page as a Favorite or Bookmark it and keep the latest event info right at your fingertips. Thanks for visiting us, and enjoy!

 

September 3rd – Savannah Craft Brew Fest

maroon logo with white letters for Savannah Craft Brew FestThe annual celebration of craft beers returns to the Trade Center on Hutchinson Island today. Enjoy the breeze on your free ride across the river on our Savannah Belles Ferry, and please allow plenty of time for your trip. This event brings a large crowd, and there will be lines. Some wait should be expected. Please also plan your safe ride home if you’ll be drinking alcohol.

CAT Routes to Get You There: dot Shuttle (free), 3, 3B, 4, 10, 11, 14, 1725, 27, 28, 29, 31, 100X, Savannah Belles Ferry (free)

 

 

September 5th – Labor Day

CAT logo with Holiday ScheduleWe’d like to wish everyone a safe, long weekend this Labor Day. Buses will run the HOLIDAY SCHEDULE on Monday, the 5th, and the Ticket Window will be open 7:00 AM-4:00 PM. Administrative offices will be closed.

 

 

September 8th – United Way Campaign Kick-Off

blue and white logo for United Way of the Coastal EmpireMarking the beginning of United Way fundraising efforts for Chatham and surrounding counties, this popular event runs from 11:30 AM-1:00 PM at the Civic Center. Tickets and more details are available through the United Way’s website.

CAT Routes to Get You There: dot Shuttle (free), 3, 3B, 4, 10, 11, 14, 1725, 27, 28, 29, 31, 100X

 

 

September 11-October 9 – Bay Street Parking Ban Trial

official City of Savannah parking logo: purple circle with white P and "Public" written aboveThe City is temporarily banning on-street parking and implementing other traffic-calming measures on Bay Street for a month. They have partnered with us to increase service on the fare-free Liberty St. Parking Shuttle during that time. See details on our Alerts page or click here to view the trial period schedule.

 

 

September 13th – Free Health Screenings

logo for City of SavannahThe City of Savannah cares about your good health. From 10:00 AM-12:30 PM at the Moses Jackson Advancement Center, take advantage of the free screenings they’re offering.

CAT Routes to Get You There: 3, 3B

 

 

September 14th – Monthly Public Meeting

people in a group talkingAt the suggestion of our customers, we have implemented regularly occurring public meetings. These monthly meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Transit Center at 6:00 PM. Come speak with CAT staff! We want to hear your feedback. Join us at the Transit Center (610 W. Oglethorpe Ave.) at 6:00 PM.

CAT Routes to Get You There: dot Shuttle (free), 3, 3B, 4, 10, 11, 14, 1725, 27, 28, 29, 31, 100X

 

 

 

September 15-October 15 – Armstrong Celebrates Latino Heritage Month

maroon rectangle with white letters, "Armstrong State University"Armstrong State University celebrates Latino Heritage Month in connection with the national celebration that promotes Latino heritage and culture. Various events free and open to the public will be held on campus and throughout Savannah.

CAT Routes to Get You There: Various – use Google Trip Planner in the banner at the top of this page to plan your trip.

 

 

September 18th – West Side Block Party

Deep Center logo: light blue circle with white letters on it, spelling "deep"Join the young writers of Deep Center’s Block by Block Project at 3:00 PM for a dramatic reading at the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum and Block Party on Wayne Street to follow! Featuring live music, food trucks, public art, and story tours.

CAT Routes to Get You There:  4, 172529

 

 

September 19-23rd – W. W. Law Preservation Week

"Law and Preservation" masthead from City websiteParticipate in a celebration of the accomplishments and contributions of “Mr. Civil Rights,” W. W. Law, this week. The City of Savannah offers activities Monday-Friday–many of which are free–and all of which are open to the public.

CAT Routes to Get You There: Various – use Google Trip Planner in the banner at the top of this page to plan your trip.

 

September 20th – CAT Board Meeting

board roomCAT Board Meetings are regularly scheduled on the third Tuesday of each month at the Joe Murray Rivers, Jr. Intermodal Transit Center at 10:00 AM. These meetings are open to the public. For more information such as future meeting dates, the agenda planned for each meeting, and copies of minutes from past meetings, visit our Board of Directors page.

CAT Routes to Get You There: dot Shuttle (free), 3, 3B, 4, 10, 11, 14, 1725, 27, 28, 29, 31, 100X

 

 

September 27th – Revolutionary Perspectives Lecture Series

dark circle with letters "CHS" cut out of it for Coastal Heritage Society logoThe Coastal Heritage Society invites the public to attend this free event series on topics related to Savannah during the Revolutionary War. Tonight’s lecture, “The Sound of Thunder: Personal Accounts from the Siege of Savannah, 1779,” begins at 7:00 PM at the Savannah History Museum Theater with light appetizers in the lobby at 6:30 PM.

CAT Routes to Get You There: dot Shuttle (free), Liberty Shuttle (free), 3, 3B, 4, 10, 11, 14, 1725, 27, 28, 29, 31, 100X

 

 

Looking for More?

Click on the following links to find out all the latest Savannah news and events…

Connect Savannah – The free weekly alternative arts and entertainment newspaper in Savannah

SavannahNow: DO – Savannah Morning News’ online events section

The Savannah Tribune – “Georgia’s Best Weekly” guide to community events

Savannah Herald – Community events

Trade Center events calendar – A list of happenings just across the river on Hutchinson Island

Voices for Public Transit

Everyone has a right to travel options and freedom. Become a Voice for Public Transit today!

Voices for Public Transit sticker

Parking Matters

purple and orange logo for Cit of Savannah "Parking Matters" strategic planHistoric downtown Savannah should be a positive experience no matter how you choose to explore it. Parking Matters aims to engage employees, owners, and visitors to determine the best options for drivers, walkers, bike riders, and transit users.

Read the recommendations, and help shape the future of our city.

CAT Board Meeting Schedule

The Chatham Area Transit Authority Board meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 10:00 AM in the Joe Murray Rivers, Jr. Intermodal Transit Center (610 W. Oglethorpe Avenue).

2016 Meeting Dates:

January 19, 2016
February 16, 2016
March 22, 2016 (exception)
April 19, 2016
May 24, 2016 (exception)
May 31, 2016 * Special Called
June 21, 2016
July 19, 2016
August 16, 2016
September 20, 2016
October 18, 2016
November 15, 2016
December 20, 2016

Click image to access meeting agendas and minutes:

IQM2 logo - click to access Board Meeting documents