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This site summarizes the recommended guidelines for the design of transit system components including bus stops, bus facilities and amenities, and the bus rapid transit (BRT) system in the San Bernardino Valley. The purpose of this site is to provide design criteria guidelines that should be considered when designing and placing safe and secure transit facilities. These guidelines are developed by Omnitrans, working with the local jurisdictions…

Bus Stop Placement

Placement Bus stops are generally located at intersections where they may be placed on the immediately before or after an intersection. Bus stops should be placed as close as possible to a safe crosswalk to allow people to safely access the stop from both sides of the street. In certain cases mid-block stops are considered. Clearance for Bus Stopping Zones Appropriate clearance from intersections, parking lanes, and landscaping is required for al…

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Request for changes Potential local bus stop locations or concerns regarding existing stops may originate from city staff, Omnitrans staff, passengers or the general public. These requests include issues, such as requests to add, move, or remove bus stops or bus service; add, move, or remove amenities at existing bus stops; and operational or safety/security issues related to the stop location. Requests for changes in bus stops should be sent to:…

Fixed Route

Fixed Route Service Omnitrans fixed-route service consists of 27 convenient routes, including one peak-hour only service, two peak-hour trippers, and one regional express route, providing safe, dependable, and environmentally friendly transportation throughout the San Bernardino Valley. Omnitrans’ fixed-route service area covers 15 cities and portions of the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County, to major destinations such as transportati…

sbX Stop Design

sbX Kit of parts sbX stations provide passengers a first impression of the sbX service and are designed to be similar to light-rail stations, and provide quicker on and off boarding of passengers. These design guidelines and criteria have been developed using the following overall design objectives for stations: A location that is integrated with other modes of transportation and has linkages with adjacent land uses. A distinctive image or brand…