Alert! The railroad crossings are closed on the north side of town at Stewart, Mall, LaSalle and Heiss Roads. The crossings will remain closed until Thursday, June-10th or Friday-June 11th. Due to these closings, LET will be revamping their #5 and #8 Fixed Routes.
#5/ Telegraph will leave the Telegraph Transfer Station and travel to Meijer, Walmart, Kohl’s, Hobby Lobby, and then go back to Big Lot, the Dollar Tree and return to the Telegraph Transfer Station.
#8/North Monroe will leave downtown down and take Monroe Street to the Monroe Mall, then back to 650 & 700 Stewart, then to Macomb Street and go to Frenchtown Place, Promedica Hospital and back downtown to the bus stop in front of City Hall.
Riders will have to use the #2/Elm Street bus to get from the east side to the west side. To get from the Mall of Monroe and go to Meijer, riders will have to take the #8 to the downtown bus stop, transfer to the #2 and take that to the Telegraph Transfer Station. Then transfer to #5 to get to Meijer.
Riders will use the #2/ Elm Street bus to get from the west side to the east
side. To get from Hobby Lobby to the Mall of Monroe, take the #5 at Hobby Lobby to the Telegraph Transfer Station and transfer to the #2/Elm Street bus. Ride #2/Elm to the downtown bus stop in front of City Hall. Then transfer to the #8/North Monroe
bus to get to the Mall of Monroe.
We apologize for the confusion and delays this is going to cause until the railroad crossings are opened back up. Please contact our Dispatch office if you need further instruction at 734-242-6766.