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RTA bus routes will be detoured on Saturday, January 27 due to the annual Asian Pacific Lunar Festival in downtown Riverside. Various streets including Market Street and Mission Inn Avenue will be closed during that day, prompting detours for routes 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 29, 200 and Omnitrans 215.
Beginning Monday, January 15, two Route 8 bus stops in Lake Elsinore at the intersection of Gunnerson Street and Riverside Drive will be temporarily closed due to construction. Two alternative bus stops will be available approximately 300 feet away at the intersection of Riverside Drive and Richard Street. See map for route details.
Beginning Sunday, January 14, RTA will discontinue Route 202 and 206 direct service to the Murrieta Walmart due to space limitations. A nearby alternative stop will be approximately a half-mile north on Madison Avenue at Mulligan Family Fun Center. Route 23 will continue to serve the Walmart bus stop. See map for details.
Beginning Sunday, January 14, RTA will discontinue Route 8 and 23 direct service to the Wildomar Assisted Living Center. Nearby alternative Route 23 stops will remain at the intersection of Palomar Street and S. Pasadena Street. Connections between Route 8 and Route 23 are available at new stops at the intersection of Palomar Street and Elm Avenue. See map for details.
Beginning Sunday, January 14, RTA will close the bus stop at the intersection of University Avenue and Market Street which serves routes 14 and 29 westbound and routes 22 and 49 northbound. An alternative bus stop for these routes is approximately 100 feet south near Mezcal Mexican restaurant. In addition, routes 29 and 49 will be expanded south to serve the Riverside-Downtown Metrolink Station on Vine Street to boost connections with other bus routes and trains. See map for details.
Beginning Sunday, January 14, RTA will discontinue Route 216 and replace its service with two new routes. The Route 216, which serves Riverside, Corona and Orange, will be replaced by Route 200 (San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange and Anaheim) and Route 205 (Temecula, Lake Elsinore, Temescal Valley, Corona, Orange). As a reminder, the portion of the Route 205 between Corona and Orange is expected to launch January 29, pending a public hearing and RTA Governing Board approval. The portion of Route 205 between Temecula and Corona will begin operating January 14. Get details on the new routes inside the new Ride Guide and Service Change Guide, by visiting RiversideTransit.com or calling our Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002.
Beginning Sunday, December 10, southbound Route 27 will follow new routing in Romoland. The route will no longer travel on portions of Ethanac and Sherman roads and will instead use more portions of Interstate 215 and Highway 74. Three stops will be affected but schedule times will remain the same. See map for details.
The Route 13 bus stop at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Hulen Place near Path of Life Ministries in Riverside is temporarily closed as crews perform roadwork. The stop is expected to re-open mid-May. In the meantime, the closest stop is near the intersection of Chicago and Massachusetts avenues. See map for details.
The bus stop serving routes 20, 31 and 41 at the Riverside University Health System in Moreno Valley will be closed for construction from Wednesday, April 26 through Friday, April 28. Regular service will resume on Saturday, April 29. A temporary bus stop will be available during construction. See map for details.
This spring, the Riverside Transit Agency is pleased to announce the enhancement of 25 bus shelters in Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Perris, Quail Valley, Riverside and Temecula. From March through May, these shelters will remain in service while crews renovate them with a fresh new look. Please note that that during construction, these stops will remain in service even though the shelters, bench and trash receptacles may be temporarily removed for up to three days.
• Arlington and Streeter avenues (both directions)
|Lake Elsinore||• Graham Avenue and Langsta Street
• Lakeshore Drive and Matich Street
• Mission Trail and Diamond Drive
• Lake Elsinore Senior Center
• Mission Trail and Malaga Road
|Temecula||• Ynez and Winchester roads|
|Quail Valley||• Palm and Newport drives|
|Perris||• Fourth and G streets|
Please be advised that the new Ride Guide, effective January 8, contains an error on the operating days for Route 54. The route will not operate on weekends, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The route will operate on the following county holidays: Martin Luther King Day, Lincoln’s Birthday, Washington’s Birthday, Cesar Chavez Day, Columbus Day and Veteran’s Day.
Effective Sunday, February 12, the Route 20 timepoint #9 bus stop at the intersection of Iris Avenue and Peninsula Court will be permanently relocated to the intersection of Iris Avenue and Lasselle Street. Special trips that operate only when school is in session will continue to use the Iris-Peninsula stop. See map for details.
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