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Eoin Wrafter
Acting Commissioner

Division of Public Transit
14 Commerce Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Voice (845) 473-8424   Fax (845) 473-8643
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Cynthia Ruiz, Dutchess County Transit Administrator
Michael Grattini, First Transit General Manager




Effective June 13, 2014: Route B Service to Dutchess StadiumNew icon 


Demand Response Service Application for ADA / Dial-A-Ride / Flex (.pdf) | Online Application


Loop Bus Schedule Times and Current Route Status

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The primary mission of the Division of Public Transit (LOOP) is to provide Dutchess County with a safe, efficient, accessible and reliable public transportation system.

Loop BusLOOP provides public transit service to Dutchess County through two modes of service: fixed route service and demand response services like Dial-A-Ride and Paratransit.  LOOP runs a RailLink bus service in cooperation with the Metro-North railroad. Dutchess County Division of Public Transit also coordinates non-emergency Medicaid transportation for the Dutchess County Department of Social Services.

The Schedules and information on these web pages are designed to assist you in your travel plans.

The LOOP telephone line is (845) 473-8424.  Inquiries can also be sent using our automated response system - Go to Your Dutchess Direct.

Full-time, 24-hour fax or Your Dutchess Direct support is NOT available. We will respond to your fax and automated request as soon as possible.


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