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Chapel Hill Transit will detour their D and U routes on Wednesday

Chapel Hill Transit detours for public gathering on UNC Campus

Post Date:06/02/2020 5:20 PM

Chapel Hill Transit’s D and U routes will be detoured away from Cameron Avenue and Franklin Street from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, for a planned gathering on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The D route will use South Road, Raleigh Street and Boundary Street to avoid potential increased pedestrian and vehicular traffic. The following stops will not be served:

  • S. Columbia at Sitterson Hall & ROTC,
  • S. Columbia at Abernethy Hall,
  • E. Franklin St. at Hillsborough St.
  • E. Franklin St. at Raleigh St.
  • E. Franklin St. at Carolina Coffee Shop,
  • E. Franklin St. at Pickard Ln (Morehead Planetarium)
  • E. Franklin St. at Morehead Planetarium,
  • E. Franklin St. at Henderson St., and
  • E. Franklin St. at Varsity Theatre

Customers will need to use stops along South Road and further east on Franklin Street.

Map of D route detour

The U route will turn right onto South Road, Country Club Road and Ridge Road. The following stops will be missed:

  • S. Columbia at Sitterson Hall & ROTC,
  • S. Columbia at Abernethy Hall,
  • E. Franklin St. at Carolina Coffee Shop,
  • E. Franklin St. at Morehead Planetarium
  • Raleigh St. at Spencer Hall,
  • Raleigh St. at Mangum Hall
  • South Rd. at Student Stores
  • Stadium Dr. at Stadium Gate #2
  • Stadium Dr. at Ridge Rd

Customers will need to use stops along South Road to use the U route.

Map of U route detour

Chapel Hill Transit will restore service as soon as the public gathering has finished. This detour may impact NextBus predictions.

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