STARS will hold a public hearing to discuss:

SYSTEMWIDE SERVICE STANDARDS – including vehicle load and headways, vehicle assignment, amenities, service availability and on-time performance;

CHANGES TO STARS FIXED ROUTES – maps and descriptions will be available at the hearing; and

CHANGES TO FAREBOX COSTS – STARS has used special federal funding to reduce fares to zero during the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, but proposes to reduce fares that had been charged previously.

The hearing will be held on July 7, 2022 at 3:15 PM at the:

STARS Board Room

615 Johnson Street

Saginaw, MI 48607

REMEMBER -all STARS fixed route buses will be able to take you from your closest bus stop to the STARS headquarters, where the hearing will be held, and back to your bus stop FOR FREE!

STARS is accessible to persons using wheelchairs and others with disabilities. Agendas are available in large print. Materials in alternative formats, ASL interpreters, real-time captioning and other accommodations will be made available upon request. Please make your request for alternative format or other accommodations, to Jamie Forbes, Director of External Affairs at or by calling 989.907.4038. To ensure availability, this request should be made by July 1.

Persons may send written comments to Glenn Steffens, Executive Director, 615 Johnson Street, Saginaw, MI 48607, or email