Temporary Detour: Routes 6, 19C, 43, and 51

CATS
2/7/2020



Temporary Detour:
Effective Friday, 2/7/2020 Until Further Notice
Routes 6, 19C, 43, and 51
 
Due to debris impacts from yesterday’s storm, several bus routes in CATS service area are following a temporary detour.
 
Affected routes include:
  • Route 6 Kings Dr
  • Route 19C Park Rd (To Carolina Place ONLY)
  • Route 43 Ballantyne
  • Route 51 Matthews
 
Route 6 - Kings Dr
 
Outbound trips leaving Uptown will use the regular route up until Kings Dr and Ardsley Rd. From there, buses will turn left on Ardsley Rd, right onto Queens Blvd, and continue to East Blvd to resume the regular routes. Riders in the impacted area can use the stop on East Blvd near the Sugar Creek Greenway as an alternate.
 
Inbound trips will not be impacted
 
Route 19C Park Rd– To Carolina Place
 
Outbound trips leaving Uptown will follow the regular routing to Park Rd and Birmen Dr.  From there, buses will turn left onto Birmen Dr, continue to Park Rd, and resume the regular routing. Riders normally accessing the outbound bus at Park Rd and Birmen Dr can use the stop at Park Rd and Arbor Pointe Dr. Riders normally accessing the outbound bus at Park Rd and Park Crossing Dr can use the stop near Park Rd and Plum Creek Lane.
 
Inbound trips and trips serving SouthPark Mall will not be impacted.
 
Route 43 – Ballantyne
 
Outbound trips leaving the Sharon Rd West Station will follow the regular routing to Park Rd and Birmen Dr. From there, buses will turn left on Birmen Dr, and left on Johnson to resume the regular routing. Riders normally accessing the outbound bus at Park Rd and Birmen Dr can use the stop at Park Rd and Arbor Pointe Dr. Riders normally accessing the outbound bus at Park Rd and Park Crossing Dr can use the stop at Johnston Rd and Park Rd.
 
Inbound trips will not be impacted.
 
Route 51 – Pineville-Matthews Rd
 
Trips along Route 51 will detour from Sam Newell Rd between Matthews Township Parkway and Independence Blvd. Riders normally accessing bus stops along Sam Newell Rd in the affected area are encouraged to use the Matthews Park and Ride bus stop, or stops located along Sam Newell Rd between Mathews St and Matthews Township Parkway as alternated.
 
For more questions, please contact 704-336-RIDE (7433)