Long-term RTA reroutes and detours
Last updated on 10/2/19
This story will be continually updated by RTA staff to keep customers up to date with long-term bus reroutes and detours caused by construction or other reasons.
Current long-term reroutes and detours:
1. Route 19 and 24 stops closed on Southbound 741
(Updated 8/29/19) Construction on Ohio State Route 741 in the SOUTHBOUND lanes of 741 will result in the temporary closure of multiple SOUTHBOUND Route19 and 24 stops on S.R. 741 between the White Allen Dealership and S.R. 725. Customers should use the closest stops at Betty or at Prestige.
These stops are expected to be closed until later this fall.
2. South Dixie Dr./Schantz Bridge - Route 11 detour and Route 18 stops closed
Starting April 1, 2019, the City of Kettering will begin a street and bridge construction project on S. Dixie Avenue between Springhill Avenue and Carillon Boulevard.
During this project, RTA Route 11 will reroute, but no Route 11 stops will be missed.
The SOUTHBOUND reroute will be: From Schantz, left onto Patterson, right onto Crauder, right onto Sacramento, left onto Dixie to regular routing.
The NORTHBOUND reroute will be: From DIxie, right onto Sacramento, left onto Crauder, left onto Patterson, right onto Schantz to normal routing.
Route 18 will run as normal during the construction on South Patterson/Dixie between Carillon Boulevard and Springhill Avenue and no stops will be closed at this time.
This construction is expected to last into November 2019.
3. Construction on Washington Street (downtown Dayton)- Route 9
The Greater Dayton RTA will be closing stops on Washington Street while the City of Dayton works on a construction project on Washington Street between Longworth and Main Street.
During construction Route 9 will reroute and some stops will be missed. All of the bus stops on Washington St. between Longworth and Main Streets will be closed while this construction is ongoing. Please use closest stops at Washington at Longworth or Main at Franklin.
4. Construction on 4th and 5th Streets - Routes 8 and 19
Construction work on 4th and 5th streets near Sinclair College will temporary close some RTA stops. The stops 4th @ 340 4th (ID:1322) and 5th @ Perry (ID:1398) are temporary closed at this time. Please use closest stops at 4th at Perry (ID:1320) or 5th at St. Mary's (1397). We will update riders as these stop closures progress.