Due to roadwork on SW 8th between Lincoln & Lane and Taylor & Western.
The outbound Washburn bus will be on regular route to SW 8th and Topeka Blvd., right (North) on Topeka Blvd. to SW 7th, left (west) on SW 7th to Washburn, left (south) on Washburn, back on route.
The inbound Washburn bus will be on regular route to SW 8th and Lane. It will continue North on Lane to SW 7th, right (east) on SW 7th to Topeka Blvd., right (south) on Topeka Blvd. to SW 8th, left (east) on SW 8th, back on route.
Outbound and inbound temporary bus stops will be placed at SW 7th & Polk, SW 7th & Western and SW 7th & Clay to replace the bus stops on SW 8th that will be closed due to roadwork.
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