Public Transportation Services

The City partners with Madison Metro to provide transit service within the City limits.

The City of Fitchburg 2022-2027 Transit Plan was approved in May 2022.

Madison Metro held a public meeting on 3/3/2021 to discuss the Metro area transit network redesign. 

Madison Metro has provided a proposed plan to redesign the regional bus network. More information including plan information, a public survey, and upcoming meetings can be found on their website. 

A public meeting was held on Monday March 28 to discuss the proposed plan. A recording of the meeting can be found here -

A public meeting was held on Wednesday May 11 to discuss transit alternatives in the Southdale neighborhood. A recording of the meeting can be found here -

The 2022 Transit Plan with the base transit network redesign and amendments was discussed and approved at the following meetings:

  • Transportation and Transit 5/12 at 6:30 pm
  • Board of Public Works 5/16 at 5:30 pm
  • Finance Committee 5/24 at 5:30 pm
  • Common Council, 5/24 at 7:30 pm

Madison Metro discussed and approved the network redesign with amendments at the following meetings:

  • Transportation Planning and Policy Board - June 7
  • Common Council - June 7

A Fitchburg sponsored survey was available through April 2021 to provide a chance to share thoughts on current and future transit service in Fitchburg. Results of the survey can be found here.

For more information, please contact Ross Kahler, Transportation Engineer, at (608) 270-4266 or You may also contact the Metro Customer Service Center at 266-4466 (TTY 267-1143) or .