Murray Hill residents urge JTA to bring back discontinued route

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Some Murray Hill Residents are calling on JTA to bring back a bus route in their neighborhood.

Dozens of JTA passengers gathered at Edgewood Avenue Christian Church to hear from officials.

Route 15 was scrapped in September.

The Transportation Authority cited decreased ridership.

JTA also said it was still recovering from the pandemic.. and had 100 employee vacancies.

News4JAX spoke with people who are urging JTA to make Murray hill more rider-friendly.

This discussion is far from over and JTA said it’s looking into riders’ concerns.