Bay Area Transportation Authority
|Mr. Thomas Menzel,
3233 Cass Road,
Traverse City, MI 49684
Senate District: 35,37
|Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) was established on February 1, 1985, combining the former Leelanau County Public Transit (formed November 16, 1981) and the City of Traverse City Dial-A-Ride (formed May 28, 1974). BATA, an Act 196 authority, comprises all of Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties as of June 1, 1998. In addition to its regular service, BATA provides transportation for the senior center, and essential transportation for persons with disabilities. BATA provides both demand-response and line haul service.|
|Days/Hours of Operations:||M-S 6:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
SUN 7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
|FY 2012 System Data|
|Total Eligible Expenses:||$6,520,026|