Smith River Fire Complex – RCT Service Update
Monday August 21st at 9am
RCTA is open for business and generally running regularly scheduled service, with a few modifications, see below. The RCTA phone lines are all down. However, the public can reach dispatch directly by calling 707-458-4895.
RCTA will provide a special General Public Dial-A-Ride (GP DAR) to get people to the Cooling Centers opened at Del Norte High School, Smith River School, and Margaret Keating School in Klamath and to/from home to other emergency needs, such as medical and shopping. Call 707-458-4895 to request a trip to a cooling center or other critical destination. The GP DAR will operate daily 8am to 5pm until further notice.
RCTA is running regular weekday service this week with the following exceptions:
Crescent City Local Routes (1-4) will operate on a shorter span, running 8am to 5pm
Route 199 is suspended until further notice. Riders in Hiouchi can request a ride by calling 707-458-4895.
Route 20 north segment is operating on schedule
Route 20 south segment (Crescent City to Eureka) is running a modified schedule. The early morning and late afternoon trips are operating as scheduled. Due to driver availability issues, the midday trip leaving Crescent City towards Eureka at 10:30am is suspended until further notice.
RCT plans to run this service level all week, August 21-25 or until further notice. RCTA will post updates as things change via this website and social media.