The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) anticipates significant disruptions to bus service on Sunday, September 29, due to a pair of events that day. Transit riders are advised to plan their travel accordingly.
· The Capital Pursuits Race through downtown Des Moines will cause delays on all routes from 7:45 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Connections between routes cannot be guaranteed during this time.
· The Des Moines Open Streets event will cause Routes 3 and 60 to be on detour from approximately 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., due to the closure of University Avenue from 23rd Street to 41st Street. Buses will be detoured on Cottage Grove Avenue and Kingman Boulevard. Delays are expected; connections to other routes cannot be guaranteed during this time.
Detailed detour information is available online at www.ridedart.com/detours.cfm. Riders with questions about service on Sunday are encouraged to call DART Customer Service at 515-283-8100.
The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority is the public transportation provider that serves Polk County. DART operates a family of transportation services that makes getting around the Greater Des Moines area easier and more convenient. For more information about DART services, schedules, route changes, or directions to the nearest DART stop, visit the website at www.ridedart.com or call 515-283-8100.