On Monday 23 August, TUB customers will shortly discover out, from that date they should familiarize themselves with lines with barely modified or prolonged routes …
“In Bar-le-Duc, the network remained frozen for many years in terms of the routes of the lines. With a city on the move, we are supplementing the already existing offer by proposing improvements ”, explains Mickaël Menissier, director of the TUB network of the Meuse Grand Sud agglomeration.
With the improvement of the Saint-Jean district and particularly the opening of the new cinema, it appeared logical to vary the lines.
Line going from Bar-le-Duc to Ligny-en-Barrois, line 1 is prolonged past the Liberation cease to go to Fains-Véel and the Pré Hugot cease (previously Intermarché). An extra cease which causes a couple of minutes of delay in comparison with the present schedules. Le Pré Hugot (Intermarché will now not be served by line 4).
No change of sections between the Petit Juré and Rochelle stops. On the different hand, between the Rochelle cease and the Savonnières industrial space cease (previously Auchan), the buses will now not move by the proper financial institution of the Ornain (rue Bradfer) however by the left financial institution (avenue du 94e RI) to serve two new stops: Cinéma and Cité administrative.
Line 2 then returns to its unique route to achieve the Oudinot zone cease. “La Barroise will also be served when there are daytime events,” says Mickaël Menissier. Also new, all buses, 25 companies per day towards 4 at present will go to the city corridor of Savonnières throughout faculty interval.
Line 3 is barely prolonged to adapt to the evolution of the territory. It extends to the new Ehpad. From Monday, the new Cévennes cease (close to the mini-golf) will probably be in service. At the finish of September at the starting of October, as soon as the highway network is completed, the line will proceed to the Sapinière cease in entrance of the new nursing dwelling.
As for the swimming pool, the nautical middle cease (abolished in 2014 to save lots of a couple of minutes on journey time) will probably be reinstated. A cease in entrance of the Les Mélèzes nursing dwelling is additionally added. To greatest respect the schedules, a bus will probably be added to this line from Monday, three pink buses as an alternative of two will run.
This line is the busiest with 50% of annual vacationers (1,100,000 in 2019).
Going from the Domaine du Golf to Rochelle, from Monday, the line will make a detour by way of the Cinéma, Cité administrative, Gambetta and Joblot stops earlier than arriving in Rochelle. A modification which additional strengthens the hyperlink between the metropolis middle and the cinema.
From eighteen drivers, the network will improve to twenty as of Monday with now not eight however 9 buses on urban routes. The value of the single ticket (1.50 €) is unchanged, like the value of the subscription.