Metro Transit to hold service updates public hearing March 11

On Wednesday, March 11, Metro Transit and the City of Madison Transportation Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. to discuss potential service updates proposed to go into effect in late August. Event to be held at the Madison Municipal Building (215 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd) in Room 215.

Changes are proposed for the campus bus Routes 80, 81, 82, and 84. On-campus forums were held back in September 2019; this public hearing will feature some updates to proposed service changes.

See the Metro Transit website for all proposed service updates. There is a specific web page with all the proposed campus service changes.

The hearing will include a public feedback period. For those who cannot attend the hearing or wish to submit additional feedback, comments can be submitted using the feedback form at Comments can also be emailed (, called in (608-266-4466), or sent to: Metro Transit Public Hearing Comments, 1245 E. Washington Ave., Suite 201, Madison WI 53703.

A Madison Metro bus blurs by while traveling route 80 along Park Street near the Memorial Union at the University of Wisconsin-Madison at night on March 20, 2012. (Photo by Jeff Miller/UW-Madison)