Proposed ValleyRide Bus Service Changes

Intercounty routes

The proposed changes involve timing and service adjustments. There are no proposed changes to the routes' current pathways.

Route 41 Happy Day Transit Center/Boise State

• Retime stop

Route 42 CWI/Towne Square Mall

• Eliminate 8:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. runs.

• Add 9:45 a.m., 2:45 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. runs.

Route 43 Caldwell Express
• Consolidate two round trips into one round trip that leaves Caldwell at 6:45 a.m. and leaves Boise at 5 p.m.

Route 45 BSU Express
• Change outbound 10:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. trips to start at 10:00 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Nampa/Caldwell routes

The proposed changes involve modifications to the current pathways and areas served by the local routes.

Route 51
• Retain the route and add service to the Treasure Valley Marketplace.

Routes 52 and 54
•  Combine routes 52 and 54 to create a single route in Caldwell that will provide new service to the Department of Labor and Health and Welfare office and the VA Clinic.
• Remove service on north Caldwell loop.

Route 53
• Redesigned to connect north and south Nampa, between CWI campus and Walmart on 12th Avenue Road.
• Will have a transfer location to Route 51 for service to Caldwell Boulevard, Treasure Valley Marketplace and the city of Caldwell.

Route 55
• Extend the route to serve the Treasure Valley Marketplace on Midland Boulevard.

Map showing new routes (click on map to download larger version):

Map showing new routes

Map showing both existing routes and new routes (click on map to download larger version):

Map showing all routes 

If you have any questions about the proposed changes, you can contact Mark Carnopis via email ( or by phone: 208-860-9811.