Notices

Detours for Topeka St. Patrick’s Day Parade 3-11-17

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NOTE: These detours will be effective on Saturday, March 11, 2017 only.

The 2017 Topeka St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place in Downtown Topeka at noon, Saturday, March 11th.  However, because of the scheduled activities taking place, the streets being utilized that day will be closed off from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This will affect many of the Topeka Metro bus routes, and there will be detours for the following routes:

Blue #1 – Oakland

 Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Rust #2 – North Kansas

Outbound:  Regular route to 6th and Quincy, East on 6th to Madison, North on Madison to 1st, West on 1st to Kansas, back on regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 1st and Kansas, East on 1st to Quincy, South on Quincy to 3rd, East on 3rd to Monroe, South on Monroe to 4th, back on regular route.

 

Orange #3 – East 6th

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Not affected – regular route.

 

Yellow #4 – California

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Not affected – regular route.

 

Light Blue #5 – Indiana

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 12th and Kansas, East on 12th to Quincy, North on Quincy to 10th, back on regular route.

 

Navy #6 – West 6th

Outbound:  Regular route to 6th and Quincy, East on 6th to Madison, North on Madison to Crane, West on Crane to Harrison, South on Harrison to 1st, West on 1st to Topeka Blvd., South on Topeka Blvd to 6th, back on regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 6th and Topeka Blvd., North on Topeka Blvd. to 1st,East on 1st to Harrison, North on Harrison to Crane, East on Crane to Quincy, South on Quincy to 3rd, East on 3rd to Monroe, South on Monroe to 6th, back on regular route.

 

Pink #7 – Washburn

Outbound:  Regular route to 9th and Quincy, South on Quincy to 12th, West on 12th to Topeka Blvd., North on Topeka Blvd to 8th, West on 8th Street, back on regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 8th & Topeka Blvd., South on Topeka Blvd. to 12th Street, East on 12th Street to Quincy, South on Quincy to 8th, back on regular route.

 

Tan #10 – West 10th

Outbound:  Regular route to 10th Street & Monroe.  Continue South on Monroe to 12th Street, West on 12th Street to Topeka Blvd., North on Topeka Blvd. to 10th Street, West on 10th Street, back on regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 10th Street & Topeka Blvd.  South on Topeka Blvd. to 12th Street, East on 12th Street to Quincy, North on Quincy to 9th Street, East on 9th Street to QSS.

 

Purple #12 – Huntoon

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Not affected – regular route.

 

Teal #17 – West 17th

Outbound:  Regular route to 9th and Quincy, South on Quincy to 12th, West on 12th to Topeka Blvd., South on Topeka Blvd., back on regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 12th and Topeka Blvd., East on 12th, North on Quincy to 8th, back on regular route.

 

Green #21 – West 21st

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Regular route to 12th and Kansas, East on 12th to Quincy, North on Quincy to 10th, back on regular route.

 

Red #29 – West 29th

Outbound:  Not affected – regular route.

Inbound:  Not affected – regular route.