RTA plans reroutes, shuttles for Germanfest Picnic at Riverscape
RTA detours for the routes 16, 5, 11, 17, 22, 18 and 19 will be in effect this weekend as streets around Riverscape Metropark are closed for the annual Germanfest picnic. Reroutes will begin starting the morning of Thursday, August 9.
The bus stops on Monument Avenue between Webster and Patterson will be closed, along with RTA stops on Riverside Drive near White Allen Street.
The bus stop at Riverside @ Helena N.B. will also be closed.
RTA will add a temporary eastbound bus stop on Helena Street between Main & Riverside.
For downtown routes, riders should use closest stops at Webster at Monument or St. Clair at 2nd.
The Greater Dayton RTA will also be a transportation sponsor for the Germanfest Picnic and will provide free shuttles around the downtown Dayton area for festival goers.
A map of the shuttle route can be found here: http://germanfestdayton.com/directions/