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Stop changes at Woodward and 13 Mile Road for Routes 445, 450, 460, 461, 462 2/8/2018 - 2/22/2018

Effective Thursday, February 8, 2018, the stop on southbound Woodward past 13 Mile used by Route 445, 450, 460, and FAST Route 461 & 462 will be permanently moved south, to the area in front of Basha Diagnostics.

This is change is necessary in order to facilitate the plans for development of the Woodward Corners by Beaumont lot which will include several parking spots for SMART Park and Ride customers once construction is completed.

A new FAST stop will also be added on the northbound side of Woodward south of 13 Mile, in front of CVS.

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

Route 562 FAST WSU Detour 1/10/2018 - Until further notice

Due to safety concerns along Cass Ave, Route 562 FAST Gratiot to DMC/WSU will be on detour until further notice as follows:

Southbound:  Regular route to Canfield, right Woodward last stop will be past Warren before Putnam.

Northbound:  First stop will be DDoT stop on SB Woodward past Putnam (in front of WSU Midtown Studios Building), left Canfield, regular route.

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

New stops on Route 563 FAST Gratiot 1/9/2018 - 4/1/2018

Effective Tuesday, January 9, 2018, Route 563 FAST Gratiot will add the following stops:

Northbound:  At Vergote (Bagger Dave’s).

Southbound:  In front of the Meijer gas station just north of 23 Mile Road.

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

Route 851 January Service Changes 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018, the weekday Route 851 Park & Ride will add new northbound and southbound trips serving stops along 9 Mile Road, Providence Drive, J.L. Hudson Drive, Northland Drive and the Northland Park & Ride lot on the northbound M-10 service drive.  These trips have been added to improve transfers between Route 851 and Routes 400, 405, 415, 420, and 710.

Please refer to the new 805/851 timetable dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for trip details

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

Route 710 January Service Changes 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018, weekday peak hour trips on Route 710 Nine Mile will no longer serve the M-10 service drive.

Passengers wishing to transfer to Route 851 will now be able to use new selected Route 851 trips serving stops on Nine Mile Road.  Some weekday Route 710 trips have been shifted to accommodate these changes.

Please refer to the new 710/730/740 timetable dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for trip details

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

Route 565 Elimination of Service 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning January 2, 2018, Route 565 Gratiot Limited will be eliminated.

Passengers currently riding Route 565 buses will be able to use the new FAST Gratiot Routes 561/563 designated stop service beginning January 1, 2018 t.  Refer to the new FAST Gratiot timetables dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for trip details.

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

Route 475 Elimination of Service 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning January 2, 2018, Route 475 Woodward Limited to Troy will be eliminated.

Passengers currently riding Route 475 buses will be able to use the new FAST Woodward Route 461 designated stop service beginning January 1, 2018 operating between the current Troy Park & Ride lot and downtown Detroit.  Refer to the new FAST Woodward timetables dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for trip details.

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

Route 465 January Service Changes 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018, Route 465 Woodward Limited to Auburn Hills will be revised as follows:

Northbound:  The new schedule will have the first trip leaving Jefferson and Woodward at 4:08 as currently operated.  All other trips will begin at Somerset Collection.  Passengers can use the new FAST Woodward service beginning January 1st to connect with the new 465 trips at Somerset Collection.

Southbound:  Trips will now end at Somerset Collection. Passengers can use the new FAST Woodward service beginning January 1st to connect with the new 465 trips at Somerset Collection to continue traveling south.

Please refer to the new 445/465 timetable dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for trip details

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

Route 445 January Trip Changes 1/2/2018 - 4/1/2018

Beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018, the afternoon northbound Route 445 Woodward Limited trip currently leaving Jefferson & Beaubien at 4:35 p.m. will be shifted ten minutes later, leaving at 4:45 p.m. and arriving at timepoints about ten minutes later than before.

Please refer to the new 445/465 timetable dated January 1, 2018 or visit www.smartbus.org for details

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

Route 620 Revised St. Clair Shores Detour 12/11/2017 - Until further notice

Due to construction on 10 Mile between Jefferson and Harper, northbound Route 620 Charlevoix buses will be on detour beginning Monday, December 11, 2017 until further notice as follows:

Northbound:  Regular route on Greater Mack to 9 Mile, left 9 Mile, right Harper, left Little Mack, regular route.

Southbound trips will operate regular route.

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

Route 610 Wayne State Detour 12/4/2017 - Until further notice

Due to safety concerns along Cass Ave, Route 610 Kercheval will be on detour Monday, December 4, 2017 until further notice as follows:

Southbound:  Regular route on Woodward to Warren, left onto westbound Warren, last stop will be past Anthony Wayne Dr. in front of General Lectures building.

Northbound:  From stop on westbound Warren in front of General Lectures, left at turnback before Lodge Service Dr to eastbound Warren, right Woodward, regular route.

Drivers will board and deboard passengers at all DDOT stops along Warren.  If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

851 REVISED Wayne State detour 12/4/2017 - Until further notice

Due to safety concerns along Cass Ave, Route 851 W. Bloomfield Park and Ride trips serving Wayne State will be on detour Monday, December 4, 2017 until further notice as follows:

 

Southbound:  Regular route to E. Grand Blvd past Cass, right onto southbound Woodward, right Warren, regular route.

 

Northbound:  Regular route to eastbound Forest past Cass, left Woodward, left Baltimore, right Cass, regular route.

 

Drivers will board and deboard passengers at all SMART stops along Woodward.  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.

Route 830 Southgate Meijer Temporary Stop 3/6/2017 - Until further notice

Due to construction at the Southgate Meijer, passengers boarding and deboarding Route 830 buses at that location will do so at the temporary bus stop in the Meijer parking lot just south of the current location. Designated parking spots will be provided just west of the temporary stop.  Please refer to the map for exact location.

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

Route 830 SB I-75 Closure Detour 2/6/2017 - Until further notice

Due to construction on SB I-75 between Springwells St and Northline Rd, Route 830 Downriver Park and Ride will be detoured beginning Monday, February 6th  and until further notice as follows:

Inbound :  Regular route.

Outbound:  Regular route on westbound Michigan Avenue to Michigan & 3rd, keep straight on WB Michigan past Wyoming, right WB I-94 on ramp, WB I-94 to Exit 204 ‘South M-39 Southfield Freeway/Pelham Road’, keep left on off-ramp towards SB Southfield Freeway, right Dix Highway, Regular route.

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

Routes 445, 450, 460, 465, 475 Park and Ride Lot Closure 10/11/2016 - Until further notice

Due to construction of the new Beaumont facility, the SMART Park and Ride lot on southbound Woodward just south of 13 Mile Road will be closed for Routes 445, 450, 460, 465, and 475 until further notice.

 

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

REVISED Route 610 M-1 Construction Detour 6/6/2016 - Until further notice

The detour due to the M-1 rail project for Route 610 Kercheval has been revised beginning Monday, June 6th, 2016 and until further notice as follows:

Southbound:  Regular route to northbound Cass past W. Montcalm, right Fisher Service Drive, left Woodward, regular route.

Northbound:  Regular route on southbound Woodward past M.L. King Blvd, right Fisher Service Drive, left Cass, past Bagley, regular route.

Drivers will board and deboard passengers at any posted SMART bus stop or any safe location along the detour route.  If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

REVISED Woodward Routes 445, 450, 460, 465, & 475 Downtown Detroit Construction Detour 6/6/2016 - Until further notice

The detour for Woodward Routes 445, 450, 460, 465, and 475 due to construction for the M-1 Rail project has been revised as follows:

Southbound:  Regular route on southbound Woodward past M.L. King Blvd, right Fisher Service Dr, left Cass, left Grand River, right Griswold, left Larned, regular route.

Northbound:  From Woodward and Congress, left Congress, right Griswold, left Fort, right Washington, left Michigan right Cass, past W. Montcalm, right Fisher Service Drive, left Woodward, regular route.

SMART buses will serve all regular SMART bus stops along the detour route.  Southbound buses will also deboard passengers on southbound Griswold just before State.  Northbound limited buses will also board passengers on westbound Michigan just past Washington.

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