fastcat http://kbia.org en Columbia FastCAT runs fewer hours during academic breaks http://kbia.org/post/columbia-fastcat-runs-fewer-hours-during-academic-breaks <p>The FastCAT express route will run on a condensed schedule during the upcoming academic breaks for University of Missouri and Stephens college. The shorter schedule starts this Friday, Nov. 16. Regular operations will resume Monday, Nov. 26. Marketing specialist for Columbia Transit Christa Holtzclaw explains the altered route will mirror all other regular Columbia transit routes.</p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:41:20 +0000 Julie Fine 24378 at http://kbia.org Columbia FastCAT runs fewer hours during academic breaks Newscast for August 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-august-13-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Tilley steps down as Mo. House Speaker</li><li>FastCAT route launches, app doesn&#39;t yet</li><li>Mo. among states with very high obesity rates</li><li>Mo., Kan. universities seek out-of-state students</li></ul> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 22:59:39 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 19344 at http://kbia.org FastCAT route launches, app doesn't yet http://kbia.org/post/fastcat-route-launches-app-doesnt-yet <p>As college students start making their way back to town, Columbia Transit <a href="http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/PublicWorks/Transportation/documents/107FastCATTimeSchedule071912.pdf">has begun running</a> its new route that <a href="http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/PublicWorks/Transportation/documents/FastCATMap-Final.pdf">connects campuses and apartment complexes</a> with the downtown area more directly. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 21:01:40 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 19331 at http://kbia.org FastCAT route launches, app doesn't yet Newscast for May 24, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-24-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newscast, including:</p><ul><li>The announcement that the University of Missouri Press is closing</li><li>&quot;FASTCAT&quot; is the new bus line in Columbia that will run between the MU campus and downtown Columbia</li><li>The Columbia Fraternal Order of Police continues to call for the removal of Chief Ken Burton</li><li>The Missouri Council of the blind wants a Columbia chapter</li></ul> Thu, 24 May 2012 22:45:43 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 14749 at http://kbia.org New bus route to run between MU, downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/new-bus-route-run-between-mu-downtown-columbia <p>The city of Columbia announced Thursday the addition of a new city bus route that will directly connect the University of Missouri and downtown Columbia.&nbsp; Mayor Bob McDavid calls the plan<a href="https://www.gocolumbiamo.com/CMS/announcements/announcement.php?id=191"> FASTCAT</a> &ndash;&ldquo;CAT&rdquo; being short for Campus Access Transit. The new route will bypass Wabash station creating a new central hub. Thu, 24 May 2012 21:57:04 +0000 Chloe Dake 14745 at http://kbia.org New bus route to run between MU, downtown Columbia