Public Hearing – July 6, 2022: New Bedford Route 9X – Intercity Express

Effective June 27, 2022, the New Bedford Route 9X – Intercity Express service is eliminated. The service was funded by a grant, which has not been renewed and without a sustainable funding source, the route was taken out of service.

SRTA has prepared a full report detailing the reasons for the service change and the findings of the Title VI Service Change Equity Analysis. The report is available here:

SRTA is holding a virtual public meeting to collect comments from the public regarding the elimination of service on the NB9X. Comments can be made during the virtual public hearing on July 6, 2022.

Login information for the hearing:

The hearing will be open on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 2 PM and can be accessed with this link:

Join by phone (408) 418-9388 Access code: 2633 843 5143

If you are unable to attend the hearing, comments will be accepted until 4PM on July 6, 2022. Comments can be made by:

  • Call the SRTA office: 508-997-6767
  • Email SRTA:
  • Write SRTA:
    700 Pleasant St, Suite 530
    New Bedford, MA 02740