CAMBUS Service Alert: Detours due to Melrose Avenue lane closures beginning August 3, 2020

CAMBUS Service Alert: Hawkeye-Hospital route to detour beginning August 3, 2020

July 29, 2020

Updated: August 4, 2020 for additional detours on Wednesday, August 5

Beginning Monday, August 3, the Hawkeye-Hospital route will detour away from Melrose Avenue during inbound trips from the Hawkeye Campus to the West Campus Transportation Center.  This detour will only take place during trips before 12 p.m. each day.  This detour is necessary due to a City of Iowa City road closure to facilitate street pavement repair in the eastbound lane of Melrose Avenue between Emerald Street and Sunset Street.  The detour will not affect any bus stops and is not expected to impact the bus schedule.

The detour is expected to last through August 6, 2020 with regular Hawkeye-Hospital service resuming Friday, August 7.

Service alert summary

Reason for detour: Eastbound lanes of Melrose Avenue closed between Emerald Street and Sunset Street

Dates: Monday, August 3 through Thursday, August 6

Impacted Routes: Hawkeye-Hospital (before 12 p.m. only)

Stop Impact: None

Schedule Impact: None

Detour Map:


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August 5, 2020 Additional Detours

Beginning August 5 at  8:30 a.m., westbound lanes on Melrose Avenue will be closed between Birkdale Court and Emerald Street.  The closure is expected to last until 2:30 p.m.  During this time, the Hawkeye-Hospital route and Hawk Lot-Hospital route will detour to 2nd Street in Coralville.  Regular routes are anticipated to resume after 2:30 p.m.  

Service alert summary

Reason for detour: Eastbound and westbound lanes of Melrose Avenue will be closed

Dates: Wednesday, August 5, 2020, from approximately 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Impacted Routes: Hawkeye-Hospital, Hawk Lot-Hospital

Stop Impact: None

Schedule Impact: None

Detour Maps: (click on map to view larger PDF)

Transit

Riders are encouraged to use the mobile app, Transit, to receive service alerts such as these and to get real-time bus departure information.

Questions?

For questions about CAMBUS service, please call the dispatcher at 319-335-8633 or email cambus-transit@uiowa.edu.