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Downtown Sidewalk Days Detour July 6th through 9th

Published: Expires: 7/9/2011

The annual DOWNTOWN SIDEWALK DAYS sponsored by the Greater Downtown Council will be held on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 6 - 9. Regular fares will be collected for the days of the event. The detours listed and hours that they encompass will change for each day of the festival. 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 6. Superior Street will be closed from 4th Avenue West to Lake Avenue beginning at 8:00 a.m. and the closure will extend from 5th Avenue West to 3rd Avenue East beginning at 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Detour 1 will be used during the daytime hours of the festival Wednesday, beginning at 8:00 a.m., and detour 2 will be used after 3:00 p.m. and until 9:00 p.m.

Detour #1

EASTBOUND Routes 6, 7, 10H, 12, 13, 20: Via regular route to 5th Avenue West and Superior Street, then detour south on 5th Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, north on 1st Avenue East, east on Superior Street and regular route.

EASTBOUND Routes #10 and #14: Via regular route to 5th Avenue West and Superior Street, then detour south on 5th Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, north on 1st Avenue East, west on 1st Street and north on Lake Avenue.

EASTBOUND Route 15: Park Point buses will run east on Michigan Street, north on 1St Avenue East, west on Superior Street, south on Lake Avenue and regular route.

INBOUND Route 15: Via regular route to Lake Avenue and Superior Street, then detour north on Lake Avenue, west on 1st Street.

WESTBOUND, All routes: Via regular route to 3rd Avenue East and 1st Street, then continue west on 1st Street, south on 5th Avenue West and regular route. Temporary bus stops will be posted and marked for no parking.

Westbound Trolley route: Via regular route to Superior Street and 1st Avenue East, then detour north on 1st Avenue East, west on 1st Street, south on 5th Avenue West, west on Superior Street and regular route.

There will be no parking on the lower side of Michigan Street so that bus passengers will be afforded curbside service.The corner of 2nd Avenue West and Michigan Street will be the same as your TCE time point. Bus stops will be posted on 1st Street as well, and the corner of 2nd Avenue West and 1st Street will be the same as your Holiday Center time point.

 

DETOUR 2: For Wednesday night (3:00 p.m. to 9 p.m.) during the Classic Car Show

On Wednesday evening, July 6, there will be a Classic Car Show on Superior Street between 5th Avenue West and 3rd Avenue East beginning at 3:00 p.m. Buses will detour during this time as follows:

EASTBOUND Routes 6, 7, 10H, 12, 13: Via Superior Street to 5th Avenue West, then detour south on 5th Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, north on 4th Avenue East, west on 1st Street, north on 3rd Avenue East, east on 2nd Street and regular route.

EASTBOUND Routes 10 &14: Via regular route to 5th Avenue West and Superior Street, then detour south on 5th Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, up 4th Avenue East, west on 1st Street, up Lake Avenue and regular route.

EASTBOUND Route 15, 15C: Park Point buses will run via regular route to 5th Avenue West and Superior Street, then detour south on 5th Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, north on 4th Avenue East, west on 1st Street, south on Lake Avenue and regular route.

INBOUND Route 15, 15C: Via regular route to Lake Avenue and Superior Street, then detour north on Lake Avenue, west on 1st Street.

WESTBOUND BUSES, All Routes: Via regular route to 3rd Avenue East and 1st Street, then detour by continuing west on 1st Street, down 5th Avenue West, west on Superior Street and regular route.

 

Thursday, July 7: Use Detour #1 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Friday, July 8: Superior Street will be closed from 4th Avenue West to Lake Avenue from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 pm. All buses will detour according to detour #1

Street Dances will be held on Friday night on two separate blocks of First Street from 6:00 p.m. to Midnight. The two street dance areas will be between 1st and 2nd Avenues West and between 3rd and 4th Avenues West. These areas will be closed to all traffic

Beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Friday night, all eastbound and westbound buses will run regular route. Eastbound buses will run Superior Street, 2nd Avenue East, 2nd Street and regular route. All buses that are pulling in to the garage along 1st Street will need to detour to Superior Street to return to the garage.

Saturday, July 9

All buses return to normal routing until 5:00 p.m., when a Street Dance will be held in the 100 Block West of Superior Street.

DETOUR 3: Street Dance on Saturday, July 9, 6:00 p.m. to Midnight:

Eastbound buses will run regular route to 2nd Avenue West and Superior Street, then detour south on 2nd Avenue West, east on Michigan Street, north on 1st Avenue West, east on Superior Street, north on 2nd Avenue East and regular route.

Westbound buses will run regular route to Superior Street and 1st Avenue West, then detour north on 1st Avenue West, west on 1st Street, south on 2nd Avenue West, west on Superior Street and regular route.

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