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Downtown Dayton Holiday Fesitival and Parade reroutes

Due to street closures for Friday, Nov. 23, holiday events, RTA will make route changes and temporary bus stops beginning at 5 p.m. on Nov. 23.

At 5 p.m. four bus stops will close:

Eastbound: (3rd at Perry St.) Passengers can catch the bus at Wright Stop Plaza.

Westbound: (3rd at Perry) & (3rd @ St. Mary’s) Passengers can catch the bus at WSP.

Southbound: (Ludlow at Second) Passengers can catch the bus at WSP.

After 7:00pm: The stop eastbound on 3rd at St. Mary’s will be closed. Passengers can catch the bus at 3rd and St. Clair.

Between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.: WSP will be closed. Temporary bus stops will be at the following locations:

Eastbound - Third St. @ St. Clair St.

Westbound - Third St. @ Jefferson St.

Northbound - Jefferson St. @ Third St.

Southbound - Third St. @Jefferson St.

Additional transit ambassadors and supervisors will be on hand Friday evening to help passengers arrive on time and safely to their destinations.


During parts of the Holiday Festival, RTA’s The Flyer shuttle will also reroute due to street closures. The Flyer will reroute between 6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. The RTA will place temporary stops along the reroute, as ll stops on Main Street will be missed during this reroute, along with the stop on Monument Avenue at RiverScape.

The northbound Flyer route will be: From Patterson at Fifth (Transportation Center Garage stop) -- right on Jefferson, right on First, left on Patterson, left on Monument, left on St. Clair, right on Third, left on Jefferson, left on Fourth, St. Clair to regular route Southbound at 5th and Patterson.

Temporary RTA The Flyer stops will be located The following locations:

            Northbound: Jefferson at midblock between 3rd and 4th Streets (Wright Stop Plaza) and Jefferson at Second

            Southbound: St. Clair at First, St. Clair at Second, Jefferson at midblock between 3rd and 4th Streets (Wright Stop Plaza), and St. Clair at 5th.