Service Alert: National Mall Route Temporary Detour for National Cherry Blossom Parade, 4/16

DC Circulator to Modify Service for National Cherry Blossom Parade, April 16

The annual National Cherry Blossom Parade will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route. To accommodate the event, the following service changes will occur on Saturday, April 16, 2016, 9am – 2pm.

Southbound (Union Station to Lincoln):
Buses will provide regular service up until W. Basin Dr. SW near Independence Ave., but will turn right on Independence Ave., left on 14th St. and right on Jefferson Dr. before resuming the regular route.

Northbound (Lincoln to Union Station):
Between Jefferson Dr. SW / 12th St. and Union Station, buses will make all regular stops. Passengers near the Lincoln Memorial wishing to travel back toward Union Station should board at West Basin Dr. SW / Independence Ave. (Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial).

Missed Stops:
• Lincoln Memorial Circle SW
• Constitution Ave. NW / 21st St.
• Constitution Ave. NW / 18th St.
• 15th St. NW / Madison Dr.