Main Street construction to affect Bull City Connector

May. 02, 2013 @ 05:40 PM

When construction begins on Durham’s Main Street this month, the work will affect routing for the Bull City Connector.

Buses will follow a different route around the Brightleaf Square/Duke University East Campus area from May 13 through September. 

The frequency of bus service will change during the detour:

Monday-Friday

--  6:20 a.m. to 3 p.m., service every 20 minutes

-- 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., service every 15 minutes

-- After 6 p.m., service every 25 minutes

Saturdays

--  7:20 a.m. to midnight, service every 25 minutes

Holidays (Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day)

7:20 a.m. to 10 p.m., service every 25 minutes

Stops eliminated during the detour include:

-- Main Street at Campus Drive. (eastbound & westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 6380 and 6389)

-- Main Street at Morgan Street (eastbound & westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 5163 and 5433)

-- Main Street at Gregson Street (eastbound & westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 5637 and 6387)

Alternate temporary stops will be at:

-- Main Street at Duke Street. (eastbound) (GoLive Stop #6642)

-- Gregson Street at Brightleaf (westbound) (GoLive Stop #6336)

A downloadable map of the Bull City Connector detour is available online at bullcityconnector.org.  An interactive map will be available beginning May 13.

Questions about the detour can be directed to the GoTriangle Regional Information Center at (919) 485-RIDE (7433).