Route 208 - Detour Update
Due to construction delays at Rand and River, in addition to the ongoing construction on US 14 (Miner and NW Highway) in Des Plaines, the detour that began May 13 is being modified. Starting May 27, buses will operate on the following modified detour:
Route 208 Westbound Detour:
West on Miner > South on Graceland > West on Thacker > North on Wolf > East on Golf > South on Broadway > West on NW Highway > East on State > West on Golf > Normal routing.
Route 208 Eastbound Detour:
East on Golf > West on State > East on NW Highway > North on Broadway > West on Golf > South on Wolf > East on Thacker > North on Lee > East on Miner > Normal routing.
During this detour, Route 208 westbound will not operate on US 14 (Miner and NW Highway) between Graceland and Broadway. Route 208 eastbound will not operate on US 14 (Miner and NW Highway) between Broadway and Lee.
Please note that posted bus stop signs will not be present along the detour routing. Riders can get on or off the bus at any safe intersection along the detour.
Buses will detour until construction is complete, which is expected to be mid-July, 2020.
Passengers are advised to allow additional travel time during the detour.