WEST ORANGE, NJ - Mayor Robert D. Parisi has announced the launch of a new Shuttle Bus Route to transport residents to and from the South Orange and Orange train stations. The service will begin on Monday, July 22.
Jitney Route #5 will serve neighborhoods along Mt. Pleasant and Northfield Avenues near the Livingston border including Merklin, Dogwood, Oaks, Korwel, Woods End, Bel Air and Vizcaya.
Peak period morning and evening bus service will be provided to and from these neighborhoods and the Orange or South Orange Train Stations.
The new Jitney route joins four other routes currently serving the Township.
For more information, including schedules and a neighborhood route map, please visit the home page of the Township’s website at www.westorange.org or call (973) 325-4160.
For a direct link to all Jitney schedules, please go to: http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=595.
(Editor's Note: An article appeared in the West Orange Alternative Press earlier this week about the new Jitney buses and schedules. Readers may access the article at: http://thealternativepress.com/towns/west-orange/articles/west-orange-shuttle-bus-improvements-and-expansio)