Stuff the Bus on Dec. 8
TANK is proud to partner once again with Remke Markets for this year's STUFF THE BUS event. Join us, Toria from B-105 and Jolly Old Saint Nick himself as we give back this holiday season.
Shoppers at Remke Markets in Crescent Spring, Kentucky will be able to purchase prepackaged bags of food at checkout and then donate them immediately after. Because just outside the store is where you'll find the TANK holiday bus (to stuff), Santa, Mrs.Claus and his TANK elves!
WHEN: Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Remke Markets, 560 Clock Tower Way, Crescent Spring, KY 41017
Non-perishable food donations can be made in advance at our downtown bus stop. the TANK office in Ft. Wright or on select buses.
All food will support the food pantry at Be Concerned in Covington.
Your Friends at TANK
Detours and Delays Likely
As a reminder, when our area experiences inclement weather, some routes may experience detours or delays. Dress warmly and be prepared, in case there is a wait at your stop. For Real-Time bus tracking, download Google Maps or the Transit App available on both Apple & Android marketplaces. In app, you will be able to see bus arrival and departure information in real-time. You may also sign up for Real-Time Alerts for select routes by visiting www.tankbus.org/alerts.
For immediate assistance call 859-331-TANK.
Thank you for your patience. Your safety is our #1 priority.
Light Up the Square- Road Closure Friday night
Starting at 5:00 p.m. Friday 11/23/18, streets around Fountain Square in Downtown Cincinnati will be temporarily closed to traffic, due to the lighting of the tree on Fountain Square.
Passengers catching a Regular service/local bus or the Southbank Shuttle should catch their bus at the stop on 4th St at Main St (Federal Reserve).
Passengers catching an Express bus should catch their bus at the stop on Race St at 3rd St.
This closure and detour will last until the end of service on Friday.
Please check your specific stop for details.
Thanksgiving Day Race - Thursday 11/22/18
Beginning at 7:30 a.m. Thursday-- Due to the Thanksgiving Day Race we will be detouring in downtown Cincinnati, Covington and Newport until the race ends.
The Southbank Shuttle will not start operating until the end of the race, estimated to be early afternoon.
All passengers in Cincinnati should use the temporary stop on Race between 4th and 5th. Some stops in and around Covington and Newport will also be closed. Please check your specific stop for details.
We appreciate your patience. For more information call 859-331-8265.
Holiday Schedule for Thanksgiving Day
TANK will run a Holiday/Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 22, 2018.
TANK will be running a regular schedule on Friday, November 23, 2018- the day after Thanksgiving.
The Bus Stop sales outlet in Downtown Cincinnati and the TANK Headquarters in Ft. Wright will be closed on both Thursday, November 22rd and Friday, November 23th.
The Special Service (RAMP) office and the Information Center (331-TANK) will be open on Friday, November 23th.
For more information call 331-TANK.
Accidents cause delays in service
The rain has caused several accidents which have closed several main roads, including a portion of I-75 South. These closures will have affects on TANK routes and overall traffic. Be prepared for delays in service that may occur on your route. We strive to keep service running as near to schedule as possible.
Thank you for your patience.
Oktoberfest Zinzinnati Detours
Due to Oktoberfest in Cincinnati this weekend, beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, September 21th, 2018 and lasting until sometime early Monday morning September 24th, 2018 TANK buses will be on detour in Cincinnati.
Parts of 2nd and 3rd Street will be closed for the event.
To catch bus route #: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9 and the 33, use the stop on 4th Street at the Federal Reserve.
To catch bus route #: 11, 12, 16, and 25, use the stop on 5th Street at Main.
All Express passengers are able to use their regular stops except for the stop on Race at 3rd Street, which will be closed.
Southbank Shuttle stops on Vine and on 3rd Street will be closed. All other stops will be open.
Heading to Oktoberfest? Use the stops on Walnut at Freedom Way (in front of the Yardhouse and Jefferson Social).
We appreciate your patience and apologize for the inconvenience.
For more information call 859-331-8265.
Aruna Run 5K Detour
Due to the Cincinnati Aruna 5K, TANK routes will be on detour in Covington north of 4th St. All stops north of 4th St., including the Covington Transit Center will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Use the temporary bus stop on Scott St. at 6th.
Labor Day - Sunday Schedule
TANK will operate a Sunday/holiday schedule on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
Take TANK to Riverfest on Sunday 9/2
TANK will provide special Riverfest Shuttles from Northern Kentucky University (NKU) Lot E for the 2018 Riverfest event.
Buses will pick up at NKU's Lot E (located on Kenton Dr. on campus) and will begin leaving at 4 p.m., with the last bus leaving at 7:15 p.m. Buses will operate approximately every 10-15 minutes, depending upon passenger demand.
Fare for the Riverfest Shuttle is $6.00 for the roundtrip for adults. Children (45” and under) ride free. Exact fare is required – tickets will be sold under the tent in Lot E. Tickets must be purchased prior to boarding the bus.
NKU buses will drop off and pick up passengers at the intersection of Dave Cowens Drive and I-471 near the Port of Entry in Newport.
Return service to NKU will begin immediately upon completion of the fireworks. Buses will load on the I-471 ramp going south, right across from the Port of Entry.
The last bus will leave 30 minutes after the conclusion of the fireworks.
For additional information about TANK’s Riverfest Park and Ride service or the Southbank Shuttle, please call TANK’s information line at 859/331-TANK (8265) or visit us on the web at www.tankbus.org.
ONCE IN NEWPORT – IF YOU WANT TO GO TO CINCINNATI:
Anyone wanting to cross the river to Cincinnati should take the Southbank Shuttle. Due to the various street closures associated with this event, The Southbank Shuttle will be operating a modified riverfront route, beginning at 10 a.m. on the day of Riverfest and will ONLY run until 6 p.m. The Southbank Shuttle will stop running at 6:00 p.m. and WILL NOT resume until the next day.