MART has partnered with QRyde to offer rides to citizens in Fitchburg for groceries, pharmacy or for essential services thru its MicroTransit Pilot Project. Rides can be booked on-demand or in-advance with the QRyde Rider app, on the web, or by calling the QRyde Dispatch at 888-318-9043. During these critical times rides will be performed for free like all MART services.
Ride booking is also available on the web: https://martmicro.qryde.com
The service will be available Monday-Friday from 7 am – 1 pm.
As concerns about COVID-19 increase, MART wants to assure their passengers that they are monitoring the situation and are basing their response on guidance from the Governor’s Baker emergency actions, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. MART is assessing their actions on a daily basis and making adjustments as necessary. MART is presently taking strict actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 for both drivers and passengers. For more details on these measures, please visit their website.
About MART: Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (‘MART’) is one of Massachusetts’ 15 regional transit authorities. MART is located in North Central Massachusetts and encompasses parts of Northern Worcester and Western Middlesex Counties. MART was created pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 161B, in August of 1978. MART provides public transportation to 22 area cities and towns. MART works local communities within the region to offer attractive options to travel with ‘MART’. http://www.mrta.us/