CAMBUS Service Alert: Routes detoured away from VA Loop due apparent sink hole, effective May 13, 2020

CAMBUS Service Alert: Routes detoured away from VA Loop due apparent sink hole, effective May 13, 2020

May 13, 2020

Due to an apparent sink hole at the VA Loop stop, CAMBUS is immediately detouring away from the VA Loop.  Alternate stops and detours will be in effect until necessary repairs to the road are completed.

 

Routes with alternative stops - no impact to schedules anticipated:

Pentacrest: The Pentacrest headed downtown will serve the Hardin Library stop.  The Pentacrest headed to the Finkbine and Arena commuter lots will serve the VA Hospital stop.

Research Park: The Research Park route will serve the Hardin Library stop.

 

Routes with detours:

Hospital via Hancher

The Hospital via Hancher route will serve the VA Hospital stop and then detour via Woolfe Ave and River Street to the Hancher Commuter Parking Lot.  No impacts to the schedule are anticipated.

Map of detoured Hospital via Hancher, detour to Woolfe Ave, then River Street, back to Hancher

 

North Hospital Shuttle

The North Hospital Shuttle will serve the Hardin Library stop instead of the VA Loop. After serving Hardin Library, the North Hospital Shuttle will continue serving stops along Newton Road and return Parking Lots 65 and 75 via Highway 6.  Due to significance of this detour, schedule modifications have been made.

Detoured NHS beginning May 13

 

Revised North Hospital Shuttle as of May 13

North Hospital Shuttle
Schedule as of May 13, 2020
Finkbine South Arena East Hardin Library
5:40 AM 5:43 5:47
6:00 6:03 6:07
6:20 6:23 6:27
7:40 AM 7:43 7:47 AM
End of North Hospital Shuttle service

 

Transit mobile app

Riders are encouraged to download the mobile app, Transit, to plan your trip, get alerts, departure predictions, and real-time bus tracking on your smart device.

Questions?

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