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Route D Detour Millbrook

On Friday, December 2nd, The Parade of Lights in Millbrook the West bound 6:30 and Eastbound 5:10 will pick up at the corner of 343 and Franklin (Bennett Light) both directions.  


Route E Detour Pawling

On Saturday, December 3rd, Village of Pawling is having a Christmas Tree lighting event. The 6:45pm Route E bus heading towards City of Poughkeepsie will be picking up passengers on Memorial Avenue.


Route L Detour

On Saturday, December 3rd, due to Holiday Festival Town of Poughkeepsie, Raymond Avenue and Collegeview Avenue are Closed 4:30pm to 5:30pm, and 4:17pm & 5:17pm West bound and 4:15pm & 4:45pm East will use Main St only.  


Route C 

Saturday, December 3rd, Rhinebeck is having Sinterklass Celebration, please expect delays from 2:00pm- 8:00pm. 


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  • We are closed on Sunday, December 25th in observance of Christmas Day. We will operate normal service Monday, December 26th, 2022.


  • We are closed on Sunday, January 1st in observance of New Year’s Day. We will operate normal service Monday, January 2nd, 2023.


News and Announcements

Dutchess County has formulated its proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) assisted projects for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) beginning October 1, 2022 and ending September 30, 2025.  The County's proposed overall DBE participation goal for FFY 2022-2025 is 0.1% of the Federal financial assistance it will expend in FTA/USDOT-assisted contracts, exclusive of FTA funds to be used for the purchase of transit vehicles.


Dutchess County will hold a meeting to discuss the proposed DBE goals on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 between 3pm - 5pm at the Public Transit Facility, 14 Commerce Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603.  If you are unable to attend please feel free to email any comments to Amanda Sammon, Assistant Director of Public Transit at by 5pm on August 9th. 

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