HRT to provide additional service for Waterside fireworks

Posted at 2:57 PM, Jul 04, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-04 15:16:45-04

Norfolk, VA – Hampton Roads Transit will provide additional bus, ferry and light rail service to accommodate the fireworks show at Waterside on Wednesday, July 4, 2012. 

Four express bus shuttles will be available at the MacArthur Square light rail station beginning at 9:30 p.m.  The shuttles will stop at the Newtown Road light rail station.  Customers parked west of Newtown Road may ride the train to their stop. 

Light rail trains will run on a 15-minute frequency until 6 p.m., when the trains will switch to a 10-minute frequency. 

A second Paddlewheel Ferry will be put into service from 4-11 PM. 

For more information, customers are encouraged to call (757) 222-6100.  For more information about Hampton Roads Transit and its services, visit