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|[[Gillig]]
 
|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 40'<br>(G29D102N4)]]
 
|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]
 
|All Units are Retired.
 
 
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1005-1008|1005-1008]]
 
|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1005-1008|1005-1008]]
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|[[Gillig]]
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|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 40']]
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1037-1039|1037-1039]]
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|[[Gillig]]
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|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 29']]
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1055|1055]]
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|[[Gillig]]
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|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 40'<br>(G29D102N4)]]
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|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
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| align="left"|Ex-[[The Rapid]] [[The Rapid 261-269|269]]; bought in 2017.
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1056-1059|1056-1059]]
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|2006
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|[[Gillig]]
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|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 40'<br>(G29D102N4)]]
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|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
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|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]
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| align="left"|Ex-[[The Rapid]] [[The Rapid 270-283|271-272, 274-275]]; bought in 2017.
 
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!Transmission
 
!Transmission
 
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|- align="center"
 
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|1950
 
|[[GMC]]
 
|[[General Motors TDH-4509|TDH-4509]]
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6-71]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH]]
 
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*Unknown fleet numbers.
 
*Ex-[[Evanston Bus Company]] 211-215; bought in 1971.
 
|- align="center"
 
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|1952
 
|[[GMC]]
 
|[[General Motors TDH-4509|TDH-4509]]
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6-71]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH]]
 
|align=left|
 
*Unknown fleet numbers.
 
*Ex-[[Evanston Bus Company]] 216-220; bought in 1971.
 
|- align="center"
 
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|1998
 
|[[ElDorado National]]
 
|[[ElDorado National EZ Rider|EZ Rider 30']]
 
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*8 units
 
*Unknown fleet numbers
 
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|1988
 
|[[Flxible]]
 
|[[Flxible Metro|Metro "B"<br>(30102-6T)]]
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 92|6V92TA]]
 
|
 
|align=left|
 
*7 units
 
*Ex-[[Capital Area Transportation Authority]] 400 series units.
 
 
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|- align="center"  
 
|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1001-1034 (1st)|1001-1034 (1st)]]
 
|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1001-1034 (1st)|1001-1034 (1st)]]
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|V730]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|V730]]
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1001-1004|1001-1004 (3rd)]]
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|2006
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|[[Gillig]]
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|[[Gillig Low Floor|Low Floor 40'<br>(G29D102N4)]]
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|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
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|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]
 
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 40|Series 40]]
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 40|Series 40]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]  
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]  
|align=left|1092 and 1093 retired in 2014. 1090 and 1091 retired in november 2017. 1094 retired in december 2017
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*1090 and 1091 retired in November 2017.  
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*1092 and 1093 retired in 2014.  
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*1094 retired in December 2017.
 
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|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1095-1098|1095-1098]]
 
|[[Metro Transit (MI) 1095-1098|1095-1098]]
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|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
 
|[[Cummins]] [[Cummins ISL|ISL]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison Bus Series|B400R]]
|#1095, #1096 are retired as of June 13 2018. #1097 & #1098 expected to retire by the end of december
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|align=left|1095 & 1096 are retired as of June 13 2018.
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|1950
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|[[GMC]]
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|[[General Motors TDH-4509|TDH-4509]]
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6-71]]
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|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH]]
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|align=left|Ex-[[Evanston Bus Company]] 211-215; bought in 1971.
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|- align="center"
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|1952
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|[[GMC]]
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|[[General Motors TDH-4509|TDH-4509]]
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6-71]]
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|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH]]
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|align=left|Ex-[[Evanston Bus Company]] 216-220; bought in 1971.
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|- align="center"
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|1998
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|[[ElDorado National]]
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|[[ElDorado National E-Z Rider|E-Z Rider 30']]
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|align=left|8 buses.
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|- align="center"
 
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|1988
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|[[Flxible]]
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|[[Flxible Metro|Metro "B"<br>(30102-6T)]]
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 92|6V92TA]]
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|align=left|
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*7 buses.
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*Ex-[[Capital Area Transportation Authority]] 400 series units.
 
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Latest revision as of 02:00, 5 December 2019

Metro Transit (Michigan) logo-a.png

Area Served Kalamazoo, MI
Founded January 1, 1967
Number Of Routes 19

History

  • Established on January 1, 1967 after Kalamazoo City Lines suffered from increasing operating costs and decreasing ridership.[1]

Routes

Maps/Schedules

  • 1 Westnedge - Hardings on Howard, Meijer on Westnedge, and Crossroads Mall
  • 2 Portage - Bronson Methodist Hospital, Milwood Elementary, Heritage Hills Apartments, Milwood Apartments, Washington Elementary, Washington Square Apartments Portage Industrial Park and the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Airport
  • 3 West Michigan - Western Michigan University's main campus bus loop at Rood Hall, The Arboretum, Concord Apartments, The Pointe, Hardings on Drake, Westland Meadows, Village Apartments, West Main Mall, and Maple Hill Mall
  • 4 Oakland - WMU east campus, Kalamazoo Mental Hospital, Parkview Hills Apartments, Evergreen South, Rosewood Complex, Parkview Hills, Springmont and Madison
  • 5 East Main - East Main Street and Eastwood Plaza
  • 6 Parchment - City of Parchment, Goodwill Industries on Pitcher, and Parchment High School
  • 7 Alamo - Metro Transit offices, Felpausch Grocery Store, Fox Ridge Apartments, Northwind Apartments, Kalamazoo Central High and Hillside Middle School
  • 8 Egleston - Kersten Court, Wings Stadium, Milwood Junior High, MRC, and Washington Square Apartments
  • 9 Gull Road - Borgess Medical Center, New Horizon Village, Nazareth Center Complex, Meijer and Walmart on Gull Road
  • 10 Comstock - Mayors' Riverfront Park, Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds, Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Department, Kalamazoo County Jail, Comstock Adult Ed, and Meijer on Gull Road
  • 11 Stadium/KVCC - Kalamazoo Valley Community College (Oshtemo Township Campus), Western Michigan University, K-Mart and Evergreen South Apartments
  • 12 Duke - YWCA, South Middle School, St. Monica's School, Hackett High School, Meijer on Westnedge, Candlewyck Apartments, Milham Park, Loy Norrix High School, and the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport
  • 13 South Burdick - Bronson Hospital, Sky Rise Apartments, Pathways, MRC on Bank Street, the Family Independence Agency, Hilltop Apartments, Candlewyck Apartments, Meijer on Westnedge, and Goodwill Industries
  • 14 West Main - Maple Hill Mall, Meijer on West Main, and Evergreen North Apartments
  • 15 Paterson - Metro Transit office, Douglas Community Center, Interfaith Homes, Lincoln School, North Christian School, and the Northside Prep School
  • 16 Lovell - Oak and Lovell, Western Michigan University's main campus bus loop at Rood Hall, Drake and West michigan and 58 west apartments
  • 21 Solon-Kendall Lafayette - Western Michigan University's main campus bus loop at Rood Hall, Kendall Manor, Whitehall Apartments, the Landing Apartments Fraternity Village, Greenwood, and Knollwood Apartments
  • 26 Centre West - Rosewood Complex, Anna's Vineyard, Milham Meadows, Crossroads Mall, Portage City Hall, and Borgess at Woodbridge Hills
  • 27 East Romence - Portage City Hall, Centre and Portage, Centre and Sprinkle, Portage Industrial Park, Milham and Meredith and Crossroads Mall

Fares

Current

Facilities

Garage/Offices

  • Address: 530 N. Rose St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007-3638
  • Email: coktransportation@kalamazoocity.org
  • Fax: 269-337-8446
  • Phone: 269-337-8222

Kalamazoo Transportation Center

  • Address: 459 N. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Roster

Current Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1005-1008 2008 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G27B102N4)
Cummins ISL
1009-1015 2009 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G27B102N4)
Cummins ISL
1016-1020 2011 Gillig Low Floor HEV 35'
(G30B102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
1021-1023 2013 Gillig Low Floor HEV 35'
(G30B102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
1024-1026 2014 Gillig Low Floor HEV 35'
(G30B102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
1027-1029 2015 Gillig Low Floor HEV 35'
(G30B102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
1030-1032 2017 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins L9
1033-1034 2018 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins L9
1035-1036 2019 Gillig Low Floor 40'
1037-1039 2019 Gillig Low Floor 29'
1055 2005 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G29D102N4)
Cummins ISL Ex-The Rapid 269; bought in 2017.
1056-1059 2006 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G29D102N4)
Cummins ISL Allison B400R Ex-The Rapid 271-272, 274-275; bought in 2017.

On Order

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes

Retired Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1001-1034 (1st) 1967 GMC TDH-4519 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison Ex 4501-4534.
1001-1034 (2nd) 1980 GMC RTS-03
(T7W-603)
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730
1001-1004 (3rd) 2006 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G29D102N4)
Cummins ISL Allison B400R
1035-1039 1971 GMC T6H-4521A Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison Original fleet numbers were 4535-4539 as production records indicated, but they were delivered with 1000-series fleet numbers.
1040-1056,
1057-1059 (1st)
1979 GMC RTS-03
(T7W-603)
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730 1058, 1055, 1057, 1059 & 1053 to Jackson Transportation Authority 379-383 in 1987.
1057-1059 (2nd),
1060-1062
1993 Flxible Metro "D"
(30102-4D)
Detroit Diesel Series 50
1063-1067 1993 Flxible Metro "D"
(35102-4D)
Detroit Diesel Series 50
1068 1995 Flxible Metro "E"
(30102-4D)
Detroit Diesel Series 50
1069-1070 1995 Flxible Metro "E"
(35102-4D)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison VR731RH
1080-1085 1998 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G22B102N4)
Detroit Diesel Series 40 Allison B400R
1086-1089 2000 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G22B102N4)
Detroit Diesel Series 40 Allison B400R 1086-1088 retired by 2014.
1090-1094 2000 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G22D102N4)
Detroit Diesel Series 40 Allison B400R
  • 1090 and 1091 retired in November 2017.
  • 1092 and 1093 retired in 2014.
  • 1094 retired in December 2017.
1095-1098 2003 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G29B102N4)
Cummins ISL Allison B400R 1095 & 1096 are retired as of June 13 2018.

Buses with unknown fleet numbers

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1950 GMC TDH-4509 Detroit Diesel 6-71 Allison VH Ex-Evanston Bus Company 211-215; bought in 1971.
1952 GMC TDH-4509 Detroit Diesel 6-71 Allison VH Ex-Evanston Bus Company 216-220; bought in 1971.
1998 ElDorado National E-Z Rider 30' 8 buses.
1988 Flxible Metro "B"
(30102-6T)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA

References

External Links