Service Change Information

The latest news on updates to our services

Every four months – January, May, and September – Cherriots implements service changes based on input from customers, drivers, other Cherriots employees, and performance monitoring results. The most recent service change occurred on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, bringing in a new Cherriots Regional route and increased service to some local and regional routes, and holiday service to Cherriots Local. The next service change will occur on Sunday, January 1, 2023. Changes are minor. Read all of the details below.

Cherriots Local

Route 11 - Lancaster / Verda 

New stop added - A new, permanent stop will be installed on Hyacinth St NE, 60 ft. W of 25th Ave. A temporary stop has existed at this location since October 13 to help get riders closer to the DHS office at the north end of 25th Ave. 

Route 19 - Broadway / River Road

Stops renamed - In honor of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Oregon Department of Transportation has renamed Salem Parkway to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Route 19 has two stops (one to KTC and one to DTC) called Broadway @ Salem Pkwy. Those stops will be renamed Broadway @ Dr. MLK Jr. Pkwy. 

Holiday Service

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1 - Cherriots Local will not operate.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16 - Cherriots Local will operate at the Saturday service level. 

Presidents day, Monday, February 20 - Cherriots Local will operate at the Sunday service level. 

Cherriots Regional

There are no changes to Cherriots Regional.

Holiday service

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1 - Cherriots Regional will not operate.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16 - Cherriots Regional will not operate. 

Presidents day, Monday, February 20 - Cherriots Regional will not operate.

Cherriots LIFT

Cherriots LIFT continues to operate when Cherriots Local service is offered. The service operates Monday-Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Holiday Service

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1 - Cherriots LIFT will not operate.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16 - Cherriots LIFT will operate 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Presidents Day, Monday, February 20 - Cherriots LIFT will operate 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.