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Bus-Trolley Detours Downtown for GA-FL Weekend

Festivities for the upcoming Georgia-Florida football game on Saturday (November 1) will close the area and street in front of the Jacksonville Landing to all vehicles (pedestrian traffic only will be allowed).  Independent Drive from Hogan Street to Newnan Street will be closed from 6 a.m. Thursday, October 30 until Sunday, November 2.

Therefore, the following bus and trolley detours will be in effect:

Inbound Westside & Southside Routes

All routes that travel on Water St. (inbound) that normally go by the Landing to Newnan St. will now turn left from Water St. onto Pearl St.; then right on Forsyth St. to Newnan St. to the regular route.

Riverside Trolley

The Riverside Trolley will turn north (left) Pearl St. to Forsyth St. to Newnan St. to Bay St. to Pearl St. Water St. to the regular route.

Bay St. Trolley

The Bay Street Trolley will turn north (left) on Pearl St. to Forsyth St. to Newnan St. to Bay St. to regular route. The reverse will apply in the other direction.

Laura St. Trolley

The Laura Street Trolley will depart FCCJ/Rosa Parks Transit Station on its regular route to Laura and Bay streets. The trolley will turn right on Bay to Hogan St. to Forsyth St. to Newnan St. to Bay and resumes the to regular route up Ocean St.