The Capital Area Transit System has re-opened 13 routes across Baton Rouge following weekend flooding, according to the CATS website. See the list of operating routes below:
8 – Gus Young / BRCC
10 – Scenic Hwy / Southern University
12 – Government St. / Jefferson Hwy
14 – Thomas Delpit
17 – Perkins R – Mall of Louisiana
21 – Fairfields Ave. – Cortana Mall
22 – Winbourne Ave. – Cortana Mall (Detoured)
41 – Plank Rd.
44 – Florida Blvd. / Cortana Mall
46 – Gardere / OLOL / L’Auberge
47 – Highland Rd.
72 – Florida Blvd. Limited Stop
“CATS is evaluating road conditions and staffing levels as it decides which routes are safe to put back in service. The safety of CATS riders and employees is top priority. CATS has been assisting local government with evacutating rescued residents in Baton Rouge and the surrounding areas. So far, CATS has transported more than 3,000 rescued residents in conjunction with law enforcement and local efforts,” the website reads.