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ALERTS & DETOURS

Northstar Link is currently operating with a reduced service schedule in conjunction with Northstar Rail.

Detour Affects Route 11 on Wednesdays

Begins on: Every Wednesday from June 23 to September 1 at 4 PM to 10 PM, due to Summertime by Lake George

Route 11 Inbound – detour begins at University Dr and 14th Av S

  • Straight on University Dr
  • Left on 9th Av S
  • Right on 8th St S — back on route

Route 11 Outbound – detour begins at 7th St S and 9th Av

  • Left on 9th Av S
  • Right on University Dr S — back to route

Bus stops indicated with red x’s will not be served during this detour. No temporary bus stops will be added.
Route 11 detour during Summertime by George event

Detour will end on Wednesday 9/21/2021.

Detour Affects Routes 1, 2, 3, 5 & 33 at Crossroads

Begins on: Monday 5/17/2021, due to road work

Route 1 Outbound from Crossroads to Transit Center – Detour begins at Division St at Red Robin/Spire Bank

  • Right at Crossroads entrance (near Red Robin/Spire)
  • Left in front of Crossroads — back on route

Route 2 Inbound from Crossroads – Detour begins at Crossroads bus shelters

  • Straight to Waite Av
  • Right on Waite Av
  • Right on 3rd St N
  • Right on Hwy 15
  • Left on Division St — back on route

Route 2 Inbound to Crossroads – Detour begins at Waite Av and JCPenney entrance

  • Left at JCPenney entrance
  • Right toward Chick-fil-A
  • Left toward 44th Av
  • Left at the bus chute — back on route

Route 3 Inbound from Crossroads – Crossroads bus shelters

  • Straight to Waite Av
  • Right on Waite Av
  • Right on 3rd St N
  • Right on Hwy 15
  • Left on 2nd St S — back on route

Route 5 Inbound from Crossroads – Detour begins at Division St and 41st Av

  • Straight onto 41st Av
  • Leftt on 1st St S
  • Right on Park Av
  • Right on 2nd St S — back on route

Route 33 Outbound from Crossroads – Detour begins at Crossroads bus shelters

  • Straight to Waite Av
  • Right on Waite Av
  • Right on 3rd St N
  • Right on Hwy 15
  • Left on Division St — back on route

Route 33 Inbound to Crossroads – Detour begins at Division St at Red Robin/Spire Bank

  • Right at Crossroads entrance (near Red Robin/Spire)
  • Left in front of Crossroads — back on route

Detour will end when construction is complete.

Detour Affects Routes 1, 2 & 3 in Waite Park

Begins on: Thursday 4/15/2021, due to road construction

Route 1 in Waite Park – Detour begins at 11th Av and 1st St N

  • Right on 1st St N
  • Right on 13th Av N
  • Right on 3rd St N — back on route
    • Bus stops indicated with red x’s will not be served during this detour. Temporary bus stops are identified as blue dots.
      Route 1 Outbound in Waite Park detour

Route 2 in Waite Park – Detour begins at 11th Av and 1st St N

  • Right on 1st St N
  • Right on 13th Av N
  • Right on 3rd St N — back on route
    • Bus stops indicated with red x’s will not be served during this detour. Temporary bus stops are identified as blue dots.
      Route 2 detour in Waite Park

Route 3 in Waite Park – Detour begins at 1st St S and 6th Av S

  • Left on 6th Av S
  • Right on 2nd St S
  • Right on 10th Av S
  • Right on 1st St S
  • Right on 6th Av S
  • Right on 2nd St S
  • Right on 28th Av S
  • Left on 2nd St S
  • Right on 33rd Av S — back on route
    • Temporary bus stops are identified as blue dots.
      Route 3 in Waite Park detour

Detour will end when construction is complete.

Detour Affects Route 12

Begins on: Monday 4/12/2021, due to road construction

Detour begins at Clearwater Rd and 43rd St S

  • Left on 36th St S
  • Right on Roosevelt Rd
  • Right on 43rd St S — back on route
    • The below bus stops will not be served during this detour. No temporary bus stops will be added.
      Route 12 detour

Detour will end when road construction is complete.

Detour Affects Routes 1 & 2 at the VA

Begins on: UPDATED Friday 10/9/2020, due to closures at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System

Route 1 – detour begins at McLeland Rd and Veterans Dr

  • Straight across Veterans Dr
  • Right at stop sign
  • Left at four-way stop sign
  • Left at stop sign
  • Left at Y in the road
  • Left on Veterans Dr
  • Left on 44th Av — back on route

Route 2 – detour begins at VA entrance on 44th Av

  • Straight on 44th Av
  • Right on Veterans Dr
  • Right on VA road
  • Service at Building 1 – back on route

Routes 1 & 2 will not be serving Building 111 after 6 PM until further notice. Detour ends when the VA reopens.

Detour Affects Route 12

Begins on: Tuesday 6/1/2021, due to road construction

Detour begins at 33rd St S and Southway Dr

  • Detour will take the Southway Loop. There will be no service to Technical High School, Athlos Academy or Stride Academy during this time.
    • The below bus stops will not be served during this detour. No temporary bus stops will be added.
      Route 12 Detour

Detour will end when construction is complete.

Detour Affects Routes 2, 6, 7, 9, 21, 22 & 31

Begins on: Thursday4/1/2021 at 5 AM, due to road closure

Route 2 Outbound – detour begins at 1st St S and 5th Av S

  • Right on 1st St S
  • Left on 4th Av S
  • Left on W. St. Germain St
  • Right on 5th Av N — back on route

Routes 6 & 7 Outbound – detour begins at 1st St S and 5th Av S

  • Right on 1st St S
  • Left on 4th Av S
  • Left on W. St. Germain St
  • Right on 5th Av N — back on route

Route 9 Outbound – detour begins at 1st St S and 5th Av S

  • Right on 1st St S
  • Left on 4th Av S
  • Left on W. St. Germain St.
  • Right on 5th Av N — back on route

Routes 21 & 22 Outbound – detour begins at 1st St S and 5th Av S

  • Right on 1st St S
  • Left on 4th Av S
  • Left on W. St. Germain
  • Right on 5th Av N — back on route

Route 31 Outbound – detour begins at 1st St S and 5th Av S

  • Right on 1st St S
  • Left on 4th Av S
  • Left on W. St. Germain
  • Right on 5th Av N — back on route

Detour will end when road is opened.

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