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The inbound stop at Parkcenter and Mallard is closed. A temporary stop is in place near side of the intersection by the Marriott Suites. The outbound stop at Mallard and Garden Park is closed. A temporary stop is in place far side of the intersection.
Beginning Tuesday, April 28, routes 1, 3, 4 and 5 will stage on 9th Street south of Main Street in downtown Boise. No stops will be missed and there will be no impact on schedules.
The outbound stop at Broadway and Boise Avenue is closed. A temporary stop is in place far side of the intersection. (The stop is expected to reopen on June 3).
The inbound and outbound stops at Vista and Cherry are closed.
The inbound stop at Latah and Alpine is closed due to construction. The work is expected to end June 4. There is no temporary stop in place.
The outbound stop at Emerald and Liberty is closed. A temporary stop is in place far side of the intersection.
The following stops are closed: The outbound stop at Orchard and Cassia is closed (no temporary stop). The outbound stop at Orchard and Clark (no temporary stop). The outbound stop at Orchard and Kootenai. A temporary stop is in place far side of the intersection.
The inbound stop at Fairview and 23rd is closed.
The stop at Idaho and 11th is closed.
Route 9 is currently operating every 15 minutes all day.
The outbound stop at Gary Lane and Gillis (southeast corner) is permanently closed.
Stop closures (no temporary stops in place): 1st and Idaho and 1st and Bannock The stop at Ridenbaugh and 13th is closed. A temporary stop is in place at 13th and Lemp. The route is currently on detour: continue on Fort,right on 5th, continue on to North VA Loop, right on South VA Loop, back on to regular route. Closed stops are Robins at the Elks, Robbins at Fort Boise, and Collins at the VA. A temporary stop is in place on the South VA Loop about 100 yards west of the Collins at VA stop.
The outbound stop at Warm Springs and Hot Springs is closed. Temporary stop on Hot Springs just before the turn on to Warm Springs.
The stop at Overland and Latah is closed. A temporary stop is in place far side of the intersection.
With the closure of the Franklin Park & Ride lot, there are two alternative parking options: 1). The Caldwell Library stop. There is additional parking behind the Caldwell Library in Serenity Park. This is a short walk to the bus stop, which has a shelter and bench. 2). On-street parking near the Canyon County Courthouse. All-day parking is allowed and typically available.
This route has suspended operations due to the closure of the College of Western Idaho campus.
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Information on local public transportation, GreenBike users regarding COVID-19 and service changes
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GreenBike is up and running
Boise GreenBike is up and running again.