Printer Friendly

SMART TO IMPLEMENT FALL SCHEDULE CHANGES

 SMART TO IMPLEMENT FALL SCHEDULE CHANGES
 DETROIT, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective Sept. 8, 1992, the


Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) will implement the following service changes in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
 WAYNE COUNTY
 Route 110/West Jefferson-Biddle -- Selected inbound trips on this route will be rescheduled in the afternoon. Rescheduling this route will offer improved service for the Ford Woodhaven Plant.
 Route 125-130 Fort Street -- Several trips on this route will not serve Riverview as Route 130 trips. The 5:30 a.m. and 6:10 a.m. from Fort/Pennsylvania on Route 130 will become Route 125 trips starting at Eureka/Inkster at 5:29 a.m. and 6:07 a.m., respectively. The 8:57 a.m. trip on Route 130 will become a Route 125 trip leaving Southland at 9:02 a.m.
 Route 130 3 p.m. trip from the Renaissance Center will become a Route 125 trip arriving at Southland at 3:54 p.m.
 The last inbound trip will no longer end at Fort/Outer Drive. The trip will continue to the Renaissance Center at 10:06 p.m.
 Route 150 Taylor-Detroit -- Minor changes have been made on this route.
 Route 185 Westland-Dearborn-Ecorse -- There will be improvements on weekday and Saturday service.
 Weekday Service
 -- There will be an early morning eastbound trip added, leaving Michigan/Monroe at 6:40 a.m. and arriving at Jefferson/Southfield at 7:12 a.m. An early morning westbound trip will leave Jefferson/ Southfield at 6:16 a.m. Other trips will have schedule adjustments.
 Saturday Service
 -- On Saturdays, all westbound buses will loop around Evergreen Road to serve the bus shelter by Henry Ford Community College.
 Route 200-Michigan Avenue -- There will be a number of minor changes made to this route. Some service beyond Michigan/Laura will be eliminated. Trips to the Ford Truck Plant will be maintained to serve predominant shift times. A new outbound trip will operate into Greenfield Village leaving the Renaissance Center at 8:07 a.m. and arriving at Greenfield Village at 8:56 a.m.
 More service will be provided to Oakwood Family Medical Center to better serve shift times and visiting hours.
 Route 240-Westland via Cherry Hill -- All Route 240 trips, except one, will begin and/or end at Michigan and Wayne Road instead of Westland. Buses will operate along Wayne Road between Cherry Hill and Michigan Avenue. The 7:48 a.m. trip will continue to operate from Westland.
 Route 250-Westland via Ford Road -- Several changes will be made on weekday schedules.
 Inbound
 -- The 6:34 a.m. trip will be eliminated.
 Outbound
 -- The 4:56 p.m. trip will be eliminated.
 Route 260-Westland via Warren Avenue -- Route 260 will only operate morning inbound and afternoon outbound during the rush hour. Alternate SMART routes from downtown Detroit include Routes 200 and 250. In addition, Route 265-Warren Avenue provides hourly service throughout the day between Fairlane and Westland via Warren Avenue.
 OAKLAND COUNTY
 Route 410 -- The 12:35 p.m. trip from the Renaissance Center will be eliminated due to lack of riders. Passengers may travel to Oak Park and Southfield by riding Route 440 on Woodward and transferring to Route 715 at 9 Mile or Route 470 at 11 Mile.
 Route 430-Clawson -- Some trips will be extended to serve businesses along Kirts Road between Livernois and Crooks in Troy. The 2:58 p.m. trip from Maple/Main will be canceled.
 Route 450-Woodward -- The last inbound trips on Saturdays and Sundays will be extended from 6 Mile and Woodward to Davison.
 Route 470, 482 and 485 -- Minor changes will be made to these routes in the northwest area.
 Route 495-John R -- To better serve our customers, all trips ending at Manchester in Highland Park have been extended to Davison.
 MACOMB COUNTY
 Route 510/515-Van Dyke -- The last inbound trip on Sundays will be extended to downtown Detroit.
 Route 560/561-Gratiot -- The last two weekday and weekend inbound trips will be extended from Gratiot and Harper to downtown Detroit. Regularly scheduled service will be added along Jefferson Avenue between Rosso Highway and 23 Mile Road in Chesterfield Township.
 Route 760-Roseville-Troy -- Route 760 will no longer serve Oakland Park Towers. Oakland Park Towers will continue to be served by Route 494 on weekdays and Route 495 on Saturdays and Sundays.
 Route 760 will be extended to Maple and Crooks Road during midday hours. A new eastbound trip will leave Somerset Mall at noon.
 SMART schedules reflecting these changes are available at SMART ticket outlets, or call SMART Customer Information at 313-962-5515.
 -0- 9/3/92
 /CONTACT: Melissa V. Hightower of SMART, 313-256-8501/ CO: Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation ST: Michigan IN: TRN SU:


SM-MS -- DE017 -- 6443 09/03/92 12:56 EDT
COPYRIGHT 1992 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1992 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Sep 3, 1992
Words:795
Previous Article:GERBER ENTERS VENEZUELAN JOINT VENTURE
Next Article:STATES SETTLE ANTITRUST SUIT AGAINST SANDOZ DRUG COMPANY TO PAY $16.5 MILLION IN DAMAGES AND COSTS
Topics:


Related Articles
SMART SCHEDULE FOR JULY 3-4 -- INDEPENDENCE HOLIDAY WEEKEND
Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Tioga County.
PA Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Clarion County.
PA Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in McKean County.
Pennsylvania Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Wyoming County.
PA Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' In Lancaster County.
Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Montgomery County.
PA Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Berks County.
PA Gov. Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Cambria County.
PA Ridge Administration to Host `Growing Smarter Forum' in Indiana County.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters