Press Release5/18/2022

COTA to Host Two Public Meetings to Discuss Proposed September Service Changes, Income Assistance Program

The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) will host two public comment meetings to discuss proposed service changes that will begin Monday, September 5, 2022. The meetings will be held on Thursday, May 19 and Tuesday, May 24. COTA customers and community members can learn about the potential changes and provide feedback during these sessions.

COTA will also provide information, answer questions and gather feedback on COTA Income Assistance pilot program, which provides qualifying customers with a 50% discount on fares using COTA’s new digital payment system.

Thursday, May 19 at 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 24 at 12:00 Noon

COTA makes changes to its service three times a year, on the first Monday of January, May and September. This includes schedule adjustments to improve travel times, modify service, as well as construction-related route changes.

All interested people are encouraged to attend and participate. For more information call COTA customer service at (614) 228-1776 or sign up for rider alerts at