The Department of Planning and Growth Management Transit Division is informing residents that effective Monday, July 16, VanGO will be moving the La Plata transfer point from the La Plata Walmart to the La Plata Park and Ride lot located on Washington Avenue.

A bus stop will be established on Heritage Green Parkway in La Plata for the Bryans Road, Newburg, La Plata and Nanjemoy routes to serve the La Plata Walmart and other nearby shopping centers. A stop is also being established at the Walmart Garden Center that will be served by the La Plata route, twice each hour.

New schedules will be available on the VanGO website at or by calling the Transit Office at 301-645-0642. To access online, visit, select your desired routes, and select a stop nearest you to view estimated time of arrival. Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD: 800-735-2258.