Downtown Block Party
On Friday, June 23, 9th Street will be closed between New Hampshire and Massachusetts Streets for the Big Pig Block Party. A reroute will be in effect all day. The following routes will be on reroute:
Route 6 inbound:
From southbound New Hampshire, right on 8th, right on Vermont to normal layover position.
Route 11 from northbound Connecticut:
Continue on Connecticut past 9th to 8th Street, left on 8th, right on Vermont to normal layover position.
Additionally, Mass will be closed between 10th & 11th. Although this doesn’t directly impact existing routes, there is potential for interference at 11th Street.
Due to the closure of the intersection at Overland and Wakarusa, as of June 9, the following routes will be bypassing Folks and Overland (including Free State High School). Reroutes are as follows:
Routes 6, 9, 10
- Route 6 from westbound 6th: Remain on 6th past Folks, continue past Wakarusa, right on Congressional, left on Overland to normal route to Rock Chalk Park.
- Routes 9 & 10 from northbound Wakarusa: Left on 6th, right on Congressional, right on Overland, right on Wakarusa to the 6th & Wakarusa shelter.
KU Summer Reroutes
Please be aware of bus reroutes due to construction on the KU campus this summer.
Routes 10, 11, 29, 41
Due to construction, Routes 10,11,29 and 41 are not going up Naismith from 15th Street and across Jayhawk Blvd, but rather are traveling south to Sunnyside/Sunflower and then up to Jayhawk Blvd.
Route 11 will be rerouted around 19th and Naismith by utilizing 21st and Stewart instead. Reroutes are expected to last until August.