Routes 301 and 308 Detour Alert
Effective Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Due to construction activity on the Roosevelt Road bridge over the Des Plaines River in Forest Park, Routes 301 and 308 will detour as follows:
Route 301 Detour
Des Plaines Avenue ↔ I-290 ↔ 1st Avenue ↔ Roosevelt Road
Route 308 Westbound Detour
Des Plaines Avenue → I-290 → 1st Avenue
Route 308 Eastbound Detour
Roosevelt Road → 1st Avenue → I-290 → Des Plaines Avenue
While this detour is in effect Routes 301 and 308 will not operate on Des Plaines Avenue between I-290 and Roosevelt Road or on Roosevelt Road between Des Plaines Avenue and 1st Avenue.
On the temporary route segments, bus stop signs will not be present. Riders can get on or off the bus at any safe intersection along those segments.
This detour is expected to be in effect for 3 to 4 months.