RIPTA to detour 11 routes for St. Patrick's Parade

RIPTA to detour 11 routes for St. Patrick's Parade

PAWTUCKET - The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority will detour 11 bus routes for the Pawtucket St. Patrick's Parade, set to return to the city this Saturday, March 1.

Buses will not stop at the Pawtucket Transit Center between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., according to a news release. Roosevelt Avenue will be closed during this time.

The following routes will pick up and drop off passengers at the Navigant Credit Union, 20 Dexter St: Routes 42, 51, 71, 72, 73, 75, 76, 77, 78, 80, and 99. None will stop at the transit center during the 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. period.