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As of July 1st, 2014, NWCTD will be adding monthly passes to the Candystriper fare structure.

Monthly Passes

$47.00 Regular Fare

$23.50 Reduced Fare (A Federally Issued Medicare Card or a State Issued Photo ID card are the only forms of ID that will be accepted for Reduced fares on subsidized transit providers as of January 1st, 1993).

Monthly bus passes can only be purchased at the NWCTD - 957 East Main Street or at Kelley Transit - 33 Railroad Square.

Unlimited Candystriper rides for one calendar month/30days.



Labor Day Week-End

August 30th thru September 1st

There will be no transportation and the office will

also be closed.


On the following 2014 year dates the Northwest CT Transit District office will be closed and Dial-A-Ride will not operate:
January 1
New's Year's Day
January 20
Martin Luther King Day
February 12
Lincoln's Birthday
February 17
President's Day
April 18
Good Friday
May 26
Memorial Day
July 4
Independence Day
September 1
Labor Day
October 13
Columbus Day
November 11
Veterans Day
November 27 & 28
Thanksgiving W/E
December 25

In case of storms, etc. do one of the following for cancellation notices:

  • watch Local Cable 5
  • watch Channel 3 WFSB
  • listen to 97.3 FM WZBG

If school is closed, then Dial-A-Ride service will not operate.

Board of Directors:

BJ Christinat - N. Canaan

Tom Stanton - Torrington 1

Carrie Case - Winchester

Evelyn Lukes- Torrington 2

Vacant - Morris

Lesly Ferris - Sharon

Ruth Epstein - Kent

Raymond Pech - Barkhamsted

Mitchell Fishman - Litchfield

Sharlene Copeland - Litchfield (Alternate)

George Zeidenstein - Goshen

Chris Johnstone - Colebrook

   Extended Services

Bi-Laws of the Northwestern
CT Transit District (pdf)

Title VI Policy Statement
of the Northwestern CT
Transit District

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