Bus Hub To Finish July 8th

Blue Water Area Transit is finishing the final phase of its $9.8 million Bus Transfer Center project in downtown Port Huron. Contractors will complete the “pavement replacement” phase by July 8.      During the week of April 18, workers started replacing curbs, gutters, and sidewalks on both sides of Superior Mall. During the past week, […]

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National Transit Map

When Blue Water Area Transit started offering daily bus service to and from suburban Detroit, local job hunters gained an expanded area to find employment. And thanks to national and state grant funding, they only pay our usual 80-cent fare to travel this distance.      In too many towns, job hunters aren’t so fortunate […]

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Celebrating 150 Years

Blue Water Area Transit is celebrating the sesquicentennial of public transportation service in the Blue Water Area. One hundred and fifty years ago, in 1866, Port Huron became one of the nation’s first communities with an operating transit system. We are also celebrating our own start 40 years ago, when BWAT was established in 1976. […]

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Spring Millage Vote

 This spring, Blue Water Area Transit is asking local voters to renew the millage that provides their local share of revenues to support the transit agency’s day-to-day operations. The local tax’s revenue combines with other federal and state funding to make up our operating budget of roughly $14 million. The 0.6214 mill tax would cost […]

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New Transfer Center Opens In Port Huron

Grand Opening On Dec 11th (NEW DATE) In Local News… We are excited to be hosting the Grand Opening of our new Blue Water Transit Bus Center on Friday, December 11th. (NOTE: This post originally said November 6th, but we have had to move the date.) A Ribbon-cutting Ceremony will take place at 11:00 a.m. […]

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