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Route 23 - Fond du Lac - National - Preview

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Service Alerts for Route 23
  • DATE: Saturday, July 4, 2015
    TIME: Approximately 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM (when barricaded or notified)
    PARADE ROUTE: National from 4th Street to 26th Street
    26th Street to Mitchell Park.

    Route 23 & BlueLine:

    Westbound: South on 2nd to Greenfield, west (right) to 27th, north (right) to National and west (left) to regular route.
    Eastbound: South (right) on 27th Street to Greenfield, east (left) to 2nd, and north (left) to regular route.

    Route 19 
    Southbound: South on 2nd to Greenfield, west (right) to 11th, and south (left) to regular route.

    Northbound: North to Greenfield, east (right) to 2nd Street, and north (left) to regular route.

    Routes 14, 27, 54   56, 80, PurpleLine: 

    Need to wait for parade to clear or depending on MPD, they may let buses through

  • DATE: Thursday,  July 2, 2015
    TIME: Staging – 6:00 PM Parade – 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    STAGING: Greenfield between 81st street and 76th street
    PARADE ROUTE: Greenfield Avenue between 77th Street and 70th Street, 70th Street between National Avenue and Greenfield Avenue

    Route 23, BlueLine Detour
    Southbound: West on Greenfield to 66th Street, south (left) on 66th Street to LAYOVER on 66th between Greenfield and National.

    Northbound: After LAYOVER on 66th Street, south to National east (left) to 65th Street, north (left) to Greenfield, east (right) to regular route.

    Route 56 Detour
    Eastbound: Continue south on 84th street to Lapham, east (left) to 81st street, south (right) to National Avenue, east (left) to 65th Street, north (left) to Greenfield, east (right) to regular route.

    Westbound: South (left) on 66th Street to National, west (right) to 84th street, north (right) to Greenfield, and west (left) to regular route.

    Route 76 via 68th Street Detour

    Southbound: West (right) on O’Connor (stay in right lane) to 76th Street, south (left) to National Avenue, east (left) to 70th Street, south (right) to regular route. 

    Northbound: West (left) on National Avenue to 76th Street, north (right) to Kearney, east (right) to 68th Street, north (left) to regular route. 

    **After Greenfield Avenue Opens, OPENS, 70th Street may stay closed for an additional 2 hours **

    Route 76 via 68th Street Detour (Bouth Directions)
    Use 71st Street between Greenfield Avenue and National Avenue in both directions.

  • Effective Sunday, October 26, 2014

    The Route 23 will reverse the direction of their Granville-Calumet "loop". The Route 23 and will detour as follows:

    Route 23 Northbound-+
    • Regular route north to Good Hope Road
    • West (L) to Granville Road
    • North (r) on Granville Road (just north of Everts Street)
    Route 23 Southbound
    • North on Granville Road to Calumet Road
    • East (R) to 91st Street
    • South (R) on 91st Street to regular route



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