Proposed Route Service Modification

Proposed Route Service Modification

The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority (COTPA) hereby provides notice of a Public Hearing in order to receive comments concerning the proposed elimination of the Route 51 Stagecoach Line, a bus route that runs Fridays and Saturdays from 2:30 until 10:29 pm.

A Public Hearing will occur at 3:00 pm on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at the Downtown Ronald Norick Library, Jim Thorpe Room. The Library is located at 300 Park Avenue (Hudson Avenue at Park Avenue), in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (along several transit routes and is 3 blocks from the Downtown Transit Center). The room is located at the far west end of the second floor.

The Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority (COTPA) will conduct the Public Hearing to describe the proposed METRO Transit service change and to receive comments. The meeting is scheduled on a bus route so that opportunities for public comments are more convenient for citizens.

Please notify COTPA at 235-7433 (TDD 297-2602) by 5 pm, on Thursday, April 21 if you require an interpreter or other disability accommodations at one of the meetings. Written comments or questions about the proposed changes will also be accepted through May 1, 2011 and may be e-mailed to or mailed to:

METRO Transit
attn: 2011 Service Changes
300 SW 7 St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73109

Effective Date of Service Changes Once the public comments have been received and reviewed, the service changes will be reconsidered and a final service change will be considered by COTPA. If approved, the change will become effective in June, 2011.