Bus Route Detour Notices


May 15th Bus Route 1 Detour Notice – The Bellefonte Arts Festival is set for Saturday, May 15, 2010 from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm. This event will close Brandywine Blvd, between Maple and Marion Avenues. DART Bus Route 1 will be on detour for the entire day.

Signs will be posted on all bus stops on Hillcrest Avenue, Brandywine Blvd. and Duncan Road informing passengers to board all Rt. 1 buses on Philadelphia Pike. The rain date is Sunday May 16, 2010.

Kent County Paratransit Fare Change Notice – Fares for paratransit trips within Kent County have been $2.00 with $1.00 subsidized by the Kent County Levy Court through the Kent & Sussex Reimbursable Program. As a result of the subsidy provided by the Levy Court, Kent County customers only paid $1.00 per trip. The Kent County Levy Court notified the Delaware Transit Corporation that the subsidy will be discontinued as of July 1, 2010. Therefore, beginning July 1, 2010, all customers traveling on DART First State Paratransit within Kent County will be required to pay $2.00 per trip. DART regrets any inconvenience that this may cause.

If you have any concerns, please feel free to contact Bonnie Hitch, DART’s Customer Service Manager, at 302-760-2809.

May 15th Wilmington Orange Street Bus Routes Detour Notice – Orange Street between 10th & 11th Streets and 10th Street between Shipley and Orange Streets will be closed on Saturday, May 15th from 6:00 am until approximately 2:00 pm to make emergency repairs on the DuPont Building.

A notice will be posted at the bus stop on Orange Street at 10th Street instructing passengers to board on 10th Street at Tatnall Street during this detour.