On January 12, the Riverside Transit Agency made several schedule and route changes to boost performance, enhance connections and expand service into new areas.

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AFFECTED ROUTES: 1, 3, 8, 9, 13, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 41, 42, 51, 54, 61, 74, 79, 200, 204, 205, 206, 208 and 217.

ROUTE 1: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes. 

ROUTE 3: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 8: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes. The counterclockwise weekday trip departing Lake Elsinore Outlet Center at 2:32 p.m. during school days was discontinued due to low ridership. 

ROUTE 9: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes and new weekend Perris Valley Line Metrolink trains. 

ROUTE 12: The weekday eastbound 6:05 a.m. trip departing Promenade and McKinley was adjusted to 6:11 a.m. to improve connections with other RTA routes at Galleria at Tyler. 

ROUTE 13: Weekend schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes. 

ROUTE 15: The Sunday westbound 7:09 p.m. trip departing the Riverside-Downtown Metrolink Station was adjusted to 7:14 p.m. to improve connections with other RTA routes. 

ROUTE 16: The weekday westbound 4:35 a.m. trip departing the Moreno Valley Mall was changed to depart at 4:13 a.m. to improve connections with other RTA routes at Moreno Valley Mall and University Village. Weekend service frequency was improved to every 15 minutes between approximately 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

ROUTE 19: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Perris Station Transit Center and Moreno Valley Mall. Weekend service frequency was improved to every 15 minutes between approximately 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

ROUTE 20: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Mission Grove. The school-days-only eastbound 6:14 a.m. trip from Moreno Valley College, eastbound 3:17 p.m. trip from Mission Grove at Social Security and the westbound 6:20 a.m. trip from Iris and Peninsula was discontinued due to low ridership. The weekend schedule was adjusted to connect with the new weekend Perris Valley Line Metrolink trains at Moreno Valley/March Field Metrolink Station. 

ROUTE 21: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 22: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Mission Grove and Perris Station Transit Center. The schooldays-only southbound 6:48 a.m. trip from Mission Grove at Social Security and the northbound 3 p.m. trip from Parsons and Markham was discontinued due to low ridership. The weekend schedule was adjusted to connect with the new weekend Perris Valley Line Metrolink trains at Perris Station Transit Center. 

ROUTE 23: The weekday school-days-only southbound trip departing Vista Murrieta High School at 2:45 p.m. was changed to arrive at Winchester & Nicolas at 3:13 p.m. instead of 3:08 p.m. and realigned to travel via Whitewood Road, Alta Murrieta Drive and Murrieta Hot Springs Road (same as the normal Route 23 trips). 

ROUTE 24: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 27: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with RTA buses and new weekend Metrolink Perris Valley Line trains at Perris Station Transit Center. 

ROUTE 28: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve reliability and improve connections with RTA buses and new weekend Metrolink Perris Valley Line trains at Perris Station Transit Center. 

ROUTE 29: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 30: Weekday schedule wias adjusted to better match school bell times at Orange Vista High School in Perris and weekend schedules will be adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes. 

ROUTE 31: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to better match school bell times at Valley View High School and Mountain Middle School in Moreno Valley. 

ROUTE 32: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Hemet Valley Mall. 

ROUTE 33: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Hemet Valley Mall. 

ROUTE 41: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted due to new eastbound routing along Lasselle Street, Alessandro Boulevard and Nason Street to serve a new bus stop on Lasselle Street at Cactus Avenue. 

ROUTE 42: Weekday schedule was adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes at Hemet Valley Mall. 

ROUTE 51: The UCR Lot 30 stop on this route was removed due to low ridership and to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 54: This route was discontinued due to low ridership. 

ROUTE 61: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes and the new Perris Valley Line Metrolink trains at Perris Station Transit Center. 

ROUTE 74: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections with other RTA routes and the new Metrolink Perris Valley Line trains at Perris Station Transit Center. 

ROUTE 79: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve connections at Hemet Valley Mall. 

ROUTE 200: Weekday and weekend schedules were adjusted to improve reliability. 

ROUTE 204: New weekday northbound trips depart UCR at Bannockburn at 7:43 a.m., 8:28 a.m., 9:25 a.m., 10:46 a.m., 11:43 a.m., 12:33 p.m. and 2 p.m. New weekday southbound trips depart Montclair Transcenter at 9:05 a.m., 9:50 a.m., 10:50 a.m., 12:19 p.m., 1:05 p.m., 1:50 p.m. and 2 p.m. The southbound University & Market timepoint in downtown Riverside was moved to University & Lemon to reduce congestion at University & Market timepoint. 

ROUTE 205/206: New weekday northbound trips depart Promenade Temecula Mall at 6:13 a.m., 8:00 a.m., 8:55 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 1:35 p.m. and 4:41 p.m. New weekday southbound trips depart Corona Transit Center at 9:35 a.m., 10:40 a.m., 1:50 p.m. and 3:25 p.m. 

ROUTE 208: New weekday northbound trips depart Promenade Temecula Mall at 7 a.m., 8:28 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 1:05 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. New southbound trips depart Vine Street in Riverside at 8:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 12:45 p.m., 2:10 p.m. and 4:35 p.m. 

ROUTE 217: New weekday southbound trips depart Promenade Temecula Mall at 7:50 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 12:40 p.m., 1:25 p.m. and 2:54 p.m. New northbound trips depart Escondido Transit Center at 9:39 a.m., 11:58 a.m., 1:48 p.m., 2:33 p.m. and 4:35 p.m.