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CCT ‘Magenta Line’ to connect Keystone Heights to Gainesville

JACKSONVILLE, AUG 7, 2019 – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) will launch its newest Clay Community Transportation Flex Route, the Magenta Line, on Monday, Aug. 12, providing flexible and affordable transportation to Gainesville from Keystone Heights.

Standard fares are $1 per trip and originate daily from the Keystone Heights Senior Center located at 125 Commercial Circle in Keystone Heights, transporting customers to the Rosa Parks RTS Downtown Transit Station located at 700 SE 3rd St. in Gainesville.

In the morning, the Magenta Line leaves Keystone Heights at 8 a.m. for Gainesville, and returns to Keystone Heights at 10 a.m. Afternoon service leaves Keystone Heights at 3 p.m. for Gainesville, and returns to Keystone Heights at 5 p.m. Reservations can be made from 6 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling (904) 284-5977.

The JTA became the Community Transportation Coordinator for Clay County on Jan. 1, launching Clay Community Transportation. On March 4, the Authority launched the Red and Blue lines, providing much-needed flexible transportation services for Clay County residents, with stops between the Orange Park Mall and various locations. The JTA also provides paratransit services for disabled customers in Clay County.

For more information the Magenta Line visit www.jtafla.com/clay-community-transportation