ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — The Olean Area Transit System has suspended Late Night Bus Service to Allegany and to campus, starting Friday and ending April 1, as a precautionary measure for COVID-19.
The Day Shuttle Service, which takes students to the Walmart plaza in Olean, will continue.
For more information on the Coronavirus in the Greater Olean area, visit TAPinto Greater Olean's Coronvirus Updates page, which is updated continuously.
Tom Missel, chief communications officer for the university, responded to an email query from TAPinto Greater Olean and acknowledged that many students rely on the late-night shuttle, especially on weekends.
“These are unprecedented times, and everyone in the campus community will just have to be flexible to make the best of a difficult situation," he stated. "Obviously, going downtown or to the Walmart Plaza is an option ... staying in is an alternative. But there are other options, from getting a designated driver or an Uber, to simply dressing warmer for a walk downtown."
Missel concluded, "These are unprecedented times, and everyone in the campus community will just have to be flexible to make the best of a difficult situation."
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