Southwestern Community Services (SCS) announced the reinstatement of public transportation service in Sullivan County on Thursday. Transportation services will resume on Tuesday Oct 11. Service in Newport will operate from 6 am – 5 pm, in Charlestown from 7 am- 5pm, and Claremont from 8 am -5 pm and will run Monday through Friday except for Federal Holidays.
SCS will operate a Deviation Route Service in Charlestown, Claremont, and Newport. The Deviation Route Service allows for the buses to deviate off the established route up to one quarter mile to pick up and drop off passengers. Passengers who would like to request a deviation must call (603) 477-9423 and need to provide the address of the requested pick up. Passengers are encouraged to call to schedule deviations at least one business day in advance.