DATA operating on Sunday schedule on Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day)
On Monday, May 27, Durham Area Transit Authority (DATA) and DATA ACCESS will operate on its Sunday service schedule in which hourly service is provided from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Bull City Connector will operate on its Holiday schedule in which service is provided every 25 minutes from 7:20 a.m. to 10 p.m. Due to the construction underway on Main Street, the Bull City Connector route will use a detour route. For a map, visit http://www.bullcityconnector.org.
DATA’s administration office will be closed on Monday, May 27 and will reopen under its normal schedule on Tuesday, May 28.
MAIN STREET CONSTRUCTION TO AFFECT BULL CITY CONNECTOR
When construction begins on Durham’s Main Street this month, the work will affect routing for the Bull City Connector.
Buses will follow a different route around the Brightleaf Square/Duke University East Campus area from May 13th - September 2013.
The frequency of bus service will change during the detour:
6:20 A.M. to 3 P.M. Service every 20 minutes
3 P.M. to 6 P.M. Service every 15 minutes
After 6 P.M. Service every 25 minutes
7:20 A.M. to Midnight Service every 25 minutes
Holidays (Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day)
7:20 A.M. to 10 P.M. Service every 25 minutes
Stops eliminated during the detour include:
Main St. at Campus Dr. (Eastbound & Westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 6380 and 6389)
Main St. at Morgan St. (Eastbound & Westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 5163 and 5433)
Main St. at Gregson St. (Eastbound & Westbound) (GoLive Stop #’s 5637 and 6387)
Alternate temporary stops will be at:
Main St. at Duke St. (Eastbound) (GoLive Stop #6642)
Gregson St. at Brightleaf (Westbound) (GoLive Stop #6336)
A downloadable map of the Bull City Connector detour is available online at bullcityconnector.org. An interactive map will be available beginning May 13.
Questions about the detour can be directed to the GoTriangle Regional Information Center at (919) 485-RIDE (7433).
DATA Route 5 stop closure
Due to construction, DATA’s stop #6442, served by Route 5 ‘Fayetteville St/NCCU/Southpoint’, will be closed until further notice.
Passengers catching the outbound bus can utilize the very next stop, which is about 100 yards away, on E Lakewood Ave at Fayetteville St (near the Kerr Drugs store).
For any additional questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the GoTriangle Information Center at 919-485-RIDE (7433).
Changes coming April 1 for DATA 9B and 11
Effective April 1, 2013: Stop changes for DATA 9B and 11
The end of route and start of route timepoint at Northern High School will now always be the stop across the street from the school. There are no changes to the schedule.
The current stop #5668 in front of Northern High will be eliminated. The stop across the street from Northern High will be renamed (from #5407 Tom Wilkinson Rd at Goldston Ave to #5407 Tom Wilkinson Rd at Northern HS. We will also add a stop, in the direction headed downtown, #5434 Milton Rd at Long Crescent Dr .
The outbound timepoint #1105 Erwin Rd at VA Hospital will no longer be served by Route 11. The timepoint will be moved to #5228 Fulton St at VA Hospital. There are minor changes to the schedule. Review the NEW schedule by clicking below:
Questions may be directed to the GoTriangle Regional Information Center at (919) 485-RIDE (7433).
Duke GoPass holders to show DukeCard ID starting April 1
Beginning April 1, Duke students, faculty and staff must show a valid DukeCard ID when using their GoPass on Triangle Transit and Durham Area Transit Authority buses. Riders without DukeCards will be asked to pay the corresponding bus fare for the route.
NEW PARKING ACCESS AT DURHAM STATION (American Tobacco Campus - North Deck)
ATTENTION: Effective March 1, 2013 The American Tobacco Campus (ATC) parking decks require new access stickers. THIS NEW PROCESS WILL BE IN EFFECT MONDAY- FRIDAY, FROM 8AM- 5PM.
ATC Park and Ride customers in Triangle Transit’s current customer database that have not exchanged the old card must come to the Regional Transit Center for a new sticker. Please bring identification, return your old parking access card and update your contact information. Customer Service window hours are 7:00am - 6:30pm (Mo-Fr) and 8:00am - 4:30pm (Sa).