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One Spark Festival Information

From April 17 - 21, 2013, creators from all over the world will converge on Downtown Jacksonville to showcase ideas and projects to connect with a $250,000 crowdfund, $1 million in capital investments, and immediate individual contributions. All via live, on-site voting. The event is One Spark.

Visit the One Spark festival website - click here

One Spark festival map - click here

In support of the One Spark festival, JTA will run the Skyway until 3 a.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights, 8 a.m.-3 a.m. on Saturday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.

JTA Customer Service will also run extended hours during One Spark. Those hours are as follows:
April 17:        6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
April 18-19:  6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
April 20:        8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
April 21:        9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

During the five-day festival, there will be road closures east and west of Pearl St. to Liberty St. and north and south from Coastline Dr. to Church St. Regular service will resume Monday, April 22, 2013.

Inbound Detours:

AR7
From the Hart Bridge, turn right on Liberty St.
Left on Beaver St.
Right on Broad St.
Right on Union St.
Left on Laura St. into Rosa Parks Transit Station

K2

From the Hart Bridge, turn right on Liberty St.
Left on Beaver St.
Left on Jefferson St.
Right on Duval St.
Right on Davis St. (LaVilla) to regular route

M5
Regular route to Jefferson St.
Left on Union St. to Rosa Parks Transit Station

Southside & Westside

WS2, WS12, P3, P4, R5, F1, B7, L7, L8, L9, CT1, CT3,
SS6, SS8, SS35, SS50

From Water St. turn left on Pearl St.*
Turn left on Bay St.
Right on Broad St.
Right on Union St.
Left on Laura St. in to Rosa Parks Transit Station

* Stops at temporary mid-block bus stop

X2: Forsyth St. to right on Lee; left on Wate; left on Pearl (stop at temporary bus stop, mid-block). Turns left on Bay; right on Broad; right on Beave; right on Liberty; left on Monroe to Hart Bridge to regular route. INBOUND: From Hart Bridge, exit on Duval to right on Liberty to left on Beaver to left on Jefferson to left on Water to left on Pearl (to temporary stop) to left on Bay.

X4: Forsyth St; right on Lee; left on Pearl (stop at temporary bus stop, mid-block). Turns left on Bay to I-10 to regular route. INBOUND: From I-95 exit on Forsyth; right on Lee; left on Water; left on Pearl (stop at temporary bus stop) to left on Bay.

Outbound Detours:

AR7
From Rosa Parks Transit Station go State St.
Left on Pearl St.
Left on Union St.
Right on Liberty St.
Left on Monroe St. to the Hart Bridge

K2
From Rosa Parks Transit Station go State St.
Left on Pearl St.
Right on Duval St.
Right on Davis St. (LaVilla)
Right on Union St.
Right on Liberty St.
Left on Monroe St. to the Hart Bridge

Riverside Trolley
From Riverside Ave. go over the viaduct to Broad St.
Turn right on Church St.
Right on Pearl St.
Left on Water St.
Left on Jefferson St. to Riverside Ave.

Southside & Westside

WS2, WS12, P3, P4, R5, F1, B7, L7, L8, L9, CT1,
CT3, SS6, SS8, SS35, SS50
From Rosa Parks Transit Station go to State St.
Left on Pearl St.
Right on Water St. to regular route**

**WS2 turns right on Bay St.