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Routes 430 461 465 I-75 Bridge Construction Detour Cancellation/Revised Route 430 Bridge Construction Detour 4/19/2019 - 4/23/2019

The detour for Routes 430 Main St, 461 FAST Woodward, and 465 Auburn Hills Limited scheduled to begin Friday, April 19, 2019 through Monday April 22, 2019 has been cancelled.  Construction on the I-75 bridge over Big Beaver has been delayed.

The detour below for Route 430 will be revised as follows beginning Friday April 19:

Northbound: Regular route to Kirts Blvd., left Kirts Blvd., right Troy Center Dr. continue in left lane, right Big Beaver, left first turnback to westbound Big Beaver, regular route 

Southbound: Regular route to Troy Center Dr., right Troy Center Dr., left Kirts Blvd., right Livernois, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 510 515 Van Dyke Park & Ride Construction Detour 4/19/2019 - Until further notice

Due to construction at the intersection of Van Dyke and Metropolitan Parkway, morning trips on Routes 510/515 will not serve the Meijer Park & Ride lot.  Buses will remain on southbound Van Dyke past Metropolitan Parkway.  Passengers parking at the Park & Ride lot will need to board buses at the shelter stop on southbound Van Dyke in front of Gator Jake’s.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 330 REVISED M-5 Bridge Detour 4/15/2019 - Until further notice

Effective Monday, April 15, 2019, Route 330 will be ending on Grand River, east of Halsted due to the closing of the M-5 Bridge just west of Halsted. 

Northbound: Regular route on westbound Grand River past Drake, last stop will be on Grand River east of Halsted in front of the VTC Insurance Group Building (driver layover off of Halsted on Halwood Ct. at the Bonaventure Park & Ride stop).

Southbound:  Route will begin on Grand River, east of Halsted at the stop in front of the Shell gas station, continue on regular route.

Please be aware that all stops west of M-5 in the 10 Mile/Haggerty/Grand River loop will not be serviced for the duration of this detour.  If you normally use any of those stops, please allow for extra time and arrange alternative transportation to reach your destination.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 760 13 Mile 14 Mile Crosstown End of I-75 Bridge Construction Detour 4/9/2019 - 4/23/2019

Construction on the I-75 bridge over 14 Mile Rd. has been completed. Therefore, Route 760 13 Mile-14 Mile will resume regular routing, effective immediately.

 

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 510 April 2019 Service Changes 4/1/2019 - 5/1/2019

Beginning Monday, April 1, 2019, Route 510 Van Dyke will experience minor trip changes on a single weekday southbound trip.

The weekday trip currently leaving Lakeside Mall at 5:10 AM will now be leaving 5 minutes later at 5:15 AM and will be extended past Michigan and Cass to serve the VA Hospital at Canfield and John R, arriving there at 6:36 AM.

Please refer to the new 510/515 timetable dated April 1, 2019 and if you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 567 April 2019 Service Changes 4/1/2019 - 5/1/2019

Beginning Monday, April 1, 2019, Route 567 New Baltimore-Lenox will experience the addition of an earlier westbound trip on weekdays and Saturdays to better serve passengers connecting with the southbound 560 in the morning.

Weekdays there will be a trip that leaves the Lenox Meijer at 5:05 AM, reaching Altman and 23 Mile at 5:17 AM and ending at the Chesterfield Meijer Park & Ride at 5:27 AM.

Saturdays a trip will be added that leaves the Lenox Meijer at 6:28 AM, reaching Altman and 23 Mile at 6:40 AM and ending at the Chesterfield Meijer Park & Ride at 6:50 AM.

Please refer to the new 560/567 timetable dated April 1, 2019 and if you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 849 & 851 April 2019 Service Changes 4/1/2019 - 5/1/2019

Beginning Monday, April 1, 2019 there will be minor changes to routes 849 Northland Loop and 851 West Bloomfield-Farmington Hills Park & Ride.

Route 849

-The morning southbound trip that previously left OCC Southfield at 6:05 AM will now leave at 6:00 AM and will now service WSU/New Center at 6:27 AM and end at Blue Cross/Blue Shield at 6:50 AM.

-All afternoon northbound trips will exit M-10 one exit sooner at Greenfield and service the Northland Park & Ride stop then continue their regular route, looping around the Northland complex and still ending at the Northland Park & Ride at the time shown on the schedule.

Route 851

-The morning southbound trip that previously left Crosswinds Mall at 7:39 AM and arrived at OCC Orchard Ridge at 7:55 AM will now run 5 minutes later, leaving Crosswinds Mall at 7:44 AM and arriving at OCC Orchard Ridge at 8:00 AM, and ending at Blue Cross/Blue Shield at 8:50 AM.

Please refer to the new 805/849/851 timetables dated April 1, 2019 for details and if you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

All Downtown Routes Buhl Building Stop Relocation 3/29/2019 - Until further notice

Effective Monday, April 1, 2019, there will be construction on southbound Griswold between Congress and Larned which will affect the stop at the Buhl Building for the following routes:

Inbound Wayne routes:       Northbound 125, 830

Eastbound 200, 255, 805

Inbound Oakland routes:     Southbound 445, 450, 460, 849, 851

Outbound Macomb routes: Northbound 510/15, 530, 560, 580, 610, 620, 635

During construction the stop at the Buhl Building will be moved south on Griswold towards Larned to the alley between the Buhl Building and the adjoining parking structure.  There will be a break in the construction barriers with a temporary stop installed where the routes listed above will be able to board/deboard passengers.  Please be aware that due to safety reasons only one route will be able to board/deboard at a time and all passengers must  board/deboard the front door of the coachWe appreciate your patience and cooperation throughout the duration of this project.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 760 13 Mile 14 Mile Crosstown REVISED Construction Detour 3/26/2019 - Until further notice

Due to construction on 14 Mile Rd at Coolidge, trips on Route 760 13 Mile-14 Mile will be on detour beginning Tuesday, March 26, 2019 until further notice as follows:

   

Eastbound: Regular route.

 

Westbound: Regular route to 14 Mile Rd and Coolidge continue straight past Coolidge, right Woodward Ave, left first turn back to southbound Woodward, right 13 Mile Rd, regular route.

 

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 450 460 Woodward Bus Stop Temporary Relocation 2/14/2019 - Until further notice

Effective Thursday, February 14, 2019, due to road construction, the SMART stop on northbound Woodward, just south of 14 Mile Rd. has been temporarily relocated to just south of Samoset.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 415 Greenfield Construction Detour 2/13/2019 - Until further notice

 Due to construction on 14 Mile Rd at Greenfield, trips on Route 415 will be on detour effective Wednesday, February 13, 2019 as follows:

Northbound:  Regular route to left Greenfield, left 13 Mile Rd, right Southfield Rd, right 14 Mile Rd past Greenfield, regular route.

Southbound: Will operate on regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 261 FAST Michigan Bus Stop Temporary Relocation 1/3/2019 - Until further notice

Effective Thursday, January 3, 2019, due to the building construction in progress at the corner of westbound Michigan Ave, just west of Trumbull, the FAST stop on westbound Michigan Ave just west of Trumbull has been temporarily relocated just west of Cochrane.  The FAST stop on eastbound Michigan Ave, just east of Trumbull has been temporarily relocated just west of 10TH St.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 275 450 462 752 753 756 Pontiac Construction Detour 11/5/2018 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Water St at Perry St, Routes 275, 450, 462, 752, 753 & 756 will be on detour beginning Monday, November 5, 2018 until further notice as follows:

Buses leaving Phoenix Center:  Past  Perry, left Woodward, left Pike right Perry, regular route. (Route 462 FAST continues past Perry on westbound Pike)

Buses arriving to the Phoenix Center will operate regular route.

 

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 849 851 Park & Ride Construction Detour 11/1/2018 - Until further notice

Due to construction on the southbound John C. Lodge Service Drive Routes 849 and 851 Park & Ride serving the New Center area will be on detour effective immediately and until further notice as follows:

Northbound trips will operate regular route.

Southtbound:  Regular route on Warren, past John C. Lodge Fwy, left Trumbull, left Forest, right John C. Lodge Service Drive, left onto southbound John C. Lodge Fwy, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 450 462 FAST Woodward Pontiac REVISED Construction Detour 10/18/2018 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Woodward between South Blvd and Rapid St, Routes 450 Woodward, and 462 FAST  Woodward will be on detour effective immediately until further notice as follows:

Northbound:  Regular route, right MLK Blvd, left Auburn, right Woodward, regular route.

Southbound
Regular route, left Orchard Lake Rd, continue onto Auburn, right MLK Blvd, right Woodward, left 1st turnback to southbound Woodward, service stop in front of St Joseph Hospital, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 710 Nine Mile Bus Stop Closures 9/12/2018 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Nine Mile at Gratiot, SMART will be temporarily closing stops on Nine Mile beginning Wednesday, September 12, 2018, as listed below. Temporary stops will be installed. If your stop has been closed, please proceed to the closest temporary stop.

·     Eastbound: Nine Mile east of Gratiot, Stop id: 1098 closed. Use temporary stop further east.

·     Westbound: Nine Mile west of Gratiot, Stop id: 1107 closed. Use temporary stop further west.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 756 Perry St. Construction Detour 8/27/2018 - Until further notice

Due to construction on N. Perry St, between Woodward Ave and Seneca, Route 756 buses will be on detour beginning Monday, August 27, 2018 until further notice as follows:

Westbound:  Regular route on N. Perry St, right E. Howard, left N. Saginaw past Huron, regular route.

Eastbound: Regular route on N. Perry St, left Huron, right N. Saginaw, right E. Howard, left N. Perry St, regular route., regular route.

 

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 460 Downtown Birmingham Detour 8/15/2018 - Until further notice

Due to road modifications on Old Woodward Ave. and Maple Rd in downtown Birmingham, Woodward Local Route 460, will be detoured effective immediately and until further notice as follows:

Southbound: Regular route to Hamilton, continue past Hamilton, left Oakland, left Old Woodward, regular route.

Northbound: Regular route to Maple, continue past Maple Rd, right Oakland, right (New) Woodward, left first turnback past Maple to northbound Woodward, right Maple, regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 756 N Perry Ongoing Construction Delays 7/11/2018 - Until further notice

N. Perry St will have intermittent lane and bus stop closures due to construction between Woodward Ave and E. Walton Blvd. Traffic will be slow at times which may cause delays with our buses.

 

Drivers will board and deboard passengers at the safest possible location closest to the posted SMART bus stops impacted by construction.  Please be sure to flag the driver if you are not able to stand directly in front of a posted stop.

 

 If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 710 Lahser-Tele Bridge Detour 6/20/2018 - Until further notice

Due to the bridge construction on Nine Mile between Lahser and Telegraph, Route 710 will be on detour beginning Wednesday, June 20, 2018 until further notice as follows:

Westbound:  Regular route on westbound 9 Mile Road to Lahser, left Lahser, right 8 Mile, right before bridge over Telegraph onto off-ramp to northbound Telegraph, take Telegraph past 9 Mile left first turnback past 9 Mile, right 9 Mile Road, last stop is on 9 Mile, west of Telegraph, in front of Taco Bell.

Eastbound:  Regular route to first stop on Nine Mile west of Telegraph, right Telegraph, right after passing under 8 Mile bridge onto off-ramp to eastbound 8 Mile, take eastbound 8 Mile past Lahser, left first turn around past Lahser, right Lahser, right Nine Mile, regular route.

Please note that all stops east of Telegraph and west of Lahser will not be serviced for the duration of this project.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 510 515 Van Dyke Construction Delays 5/16/2018 - Until further notice

Due to road construction on Van Dyke, trips on Routes 510/515 may run behind at times until further notice.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 530 Ongoing Construction 3/26/2018 - Until further notice

Beginning Monday March 26, 2018, Schoenherr Rd. will have intermittent lane and bus stop closures due to construction between 15 Mile Rd. and 1,900’ north of 16 Mile Rd., including the intersection of Schoenherr and 16 Mile Rd. Traffic will be slow at times which may cause delays with our buses.

Drivers will board and deboard passengers at the safest possible location closest to the posted SMART bus stops impacted by construction.  Please be sure to flag the driver if you are not able to stand directly in front of a posted stop.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 140 Construction Detour 6/26/2017 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Monroe Avenue, Route 140 Southshore will be on detour until further notice as follows:

Northbound:  Regular route to westbound Oakwood, left Beech, right Monroe, right Park, left Oakwood, right Michigan, regular route.

Southbound:  Regular route to westbound Michigan, left Oakwood, right Park, left Monroe, left Beech, continue regular route. 

If you have any questions please call Telephone Information at (866) 962-5515.