Changes and Detours ahead for DTA Routes and Bus Stops 

With construction season in full swing, riders can expect additions and removals of bus stops, including shelters along the Lincoln Park Craft District stretch of West Superior Street, and other areas.  Here is a visual summary of the changes in Lincoln Park Craft District:

Craft District stop Changes 2021

Click the Service Alert Link in the right column for a full list of detours and changes!



East Superior Street Lakeside Detour – Updated End Date

Route 7 Lakeside Back on Regular Route Wednesday October 27th

Update: Route 7 Lakeside will be back on Regular Route Wednesday, October 27th. 


Due to continued progress on the Superior Street reconstruction, and a temporary construction closure at 47th Avenue East, the Lakeside Route 7 detour will be adjusted as follows, effective immediately:

Buses will run regular route to 60th Avenue East and Superior Street, then detour via continuing along 60th Avenue East to London Road, turn right and run to 45th Avenue East, turn right and run to Superior Street, turn left and return to regular route. Temporary bus stops have been placed along London Road at 54th Avenue East, 51st Avenue East, McCulloch Street and 47th Avenue East.

On Saturday, September 18th a temporary detour will have buses return to Superior Street between 60th Avenue East and 45th Avenue East and will supersede this detour for a portion of that day only. This is due to the closure of London Road for the North Shore Inline Marathon. Buses will return to London Road once the marathon concludes.

Updated: 10/20/2021 Expires: 10/31/2021

Mall Area Detour and Temporary Stop on Mall Drive (Burning Tree and Mountain Shadow Closed)

Detour begins Monday, August 16th

Effective Monday, August 16th, all mall area buses will be detoured off Burning Tree Rd. and Mountain Shadow Dr. for road reconstruction. All inbound mall area buses will detour as follows:

Regular route to Mall Drive and Maple Grove Rd., then detour straight on Mall Dr. to mall parking lot. A temporary stop has been placed on Mall Dr. next to Aldi.

Updated: 10/08/2021 Expires: 10/31/2021

East 2nd Street Detour – Effective Monday April 26th

No Service on East 2nd Street from 3rd Avenue East to 6th Avenue East

Road reconstruction along 2nd Street from 4th Avenue East to 9th Avenue East will require all outbound buses routed along east 2nd Street east of 3rd Avenue East to detour as follows.


Outbound (From Downtown)

Regular route to 3rd Avenue East and 2nd Street, then buses will detour by continuing along 3rd Avenue East to 4th Street, turn right, run to 4th Street and 6th Avenue East and regular route.


Inbound (To Downtown):

No changes. Buses use regular route.


Bus stops will be placed along the detour routing.


This detour is expected to last into the fall of 2021

Updated: 04/20/2021 Expires: 11/01/2021

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