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CIAA Traffic Detour

Effective - Thursday, March 1, 2012 and Friday, March 2, 2012 from 4:00 pm through 6:30 pm & 6:30 pm to 1:00 am

Routes: 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 11, 13, 16, 18, 19, 21, 22, 26, 34, 40x, 41x, 45x, 51x, 53x, 54x, 61x, 62x, 64x, 65x, 74x & 80x

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

On Thursday, March 1st & Friday March 2nd, buses will be detoured from College Street between 4th and 11th Street and Trade Street between Church and Brevard for the CIAA Tournament.  The detour will be from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm. CATS customers wishing to board or alight buses within the affected area should do so at the Charlotte Transportation Center.

6:30 pm 0 1:00 am

After 6:30 to 1:00 am, the  street closure will be Trade St., between College & Brevard, and 4th St., between College & Brevard.   CATS customers wishing to board or alight buses within the affected area should do so at the Charlotte Transporation Center.

Inbound Trips - 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

RT. 1 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to Cedar & Trade St., continue straight on Cedar St. to 4th St., make a left on 4th St. & continue straight onto 3rd St., follow 3rd St. to Caldwell St., make a left Caldwell St., make a left on 4th St., and make right into CTC.

RT. 2 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to College & 3rd St., continue straight on 3rd St. to Caldwell St., make a left on Caldwell St., make a left on 4th St., and make a right into CTC.

RT. 5 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to Trade St. & Johnson & Wales Way, make a right on Johnson & Wales Way, make a left on 4th St. and continue straight onto 3rd St., follow 3rd to Caldwell St., make a left on Caldwell, make a left on Trade St., and a left on Brevard and continue to the CTC.

RT. 7 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to Trade St. & Johnson & Wales Way, make a right on Johnson & Wales Way, make a left on 4th St. and continue straight onto 3rd St., follow 3rd to Caldwell St., make a left on Caldwell, make a left on 4th St., and a right into the CTC.

RTS 8, 34 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to 4th & Cedar St., continue straight on 4th St. onto 3rd St., follow 3rd St. to Caldwell St., make a left on Caldwell St., a left on 4th St., and a right into the CTC.

RTS. 11, 13, 22 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to Tryon & Church Street connector, make a right at the Church Street connector, continue straight onto Church St., make a left on 3rd St., make a left on Caldwell St., make a left on 4th St., and a right into CTC.

RT. 16 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to College & 3rd St., make a right on 3rd St., a left on Caldwell St., a left on 4th St., and a right into the CTC.

RT. 18 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to College & 3rd St., make a right on 3rd St., a left on 4th St., and a right into the CTC.

RT. 19 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to College & 3rd St., make a right on 3rd St., a left on Caldwell St., a left on 4th St., and a right into the CTC.

RT. 21 (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to Graham & Trade St., continue straight on Graham St., to 3rd St., make a left on 3rd St., make a left on Caldwell St., make a left on 4th St. and a right into the CTC.

Outbound Trips - 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

RT. 1 (Outbound from CTC)

Buses will make a right on Trade St., a right on Brevard St., a right on 4th St., a right on Poplar St, a left on Trade St., and resume the regular route.

 RT. 5, 7, 8, 21 & 34 (Outbound from CTC)

Buses will make a right on 4th St., a right on Poplar St, a left on Trade St., and resume the regular route.

RT. 17 (Outbound from CTC)

Buses will make a right on Trade St., a left on Davidson St., a right on 7th St., and resume the regular route.

RT. 26 (Outbound from CTC)

Buses will make a right on Trade St., make a right on Brevard St, a right on 4th St., a right on Poplar, a left on Trade and resume the regular route.

RTS: 45X, 61X, 62X (Outbound from Gateway Center)

Buses will use the regular route to Trade & Graham St., make a right on Graham St., a left on 3rd St., and continue straight to the regular route.

 RTS: 40X, 51X, 64X, 65X, 74X (Outbound from 4th & Mcdl/ CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to College & 3rd St., make a right on 3rd St. and continue across McDowell St., get in the far left lane immediately & proceed under the 277 overpass, make a left onto 277 (North / HWY 74 East).

Get in the right lane & continue straight @ traffic light onto 277 (North/ Hwy. 74 East), bear right onto exit 2B (Independence Expressway), get in the left lane immediately & merge left onto Independence  Expressway.

RTS. 41X, 53X, 54X (Outbound from 4th & MCDL / CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to 4th & College Streets, continue straight on 4th St. to Poplar St., make a right on Poplar St., a left on Trade St. & resume the regular route.

RTS. 48x, 53x, 54x, 80x (Inbound to CTC)

Buses will use the regular route to  Trade St. & Johnson & Wales Way, make a right on  Johnson & Wales Way, a left on  4th St. & continue straight onto 3rd St., follow 3rd St. to McDowell St., make a left on McDowell St.  & resume regular route.