American Royal Parade Reroutes

Posted on: Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM  Effective: Sep 27, 2014

The Metro Reroutes Downtown and Crown Center Buses for American Royal Parade On Saturday

On Saturday, September 27, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. the following reroutes will be in effect for the American Royal Parade. The parade starts at 10 a.m. and travels from Pershing to Truman Rd. on Grand.

Main Street MAX: Northbound buses will travel the regular route to 31st & Main, go west on 31st, north on Broadway/W. Pennway, northeast on Southwest Blvd., north on Baltimore, and west on 16th to resume the regular route. Southbound MAX will travel the regular route to 16th & Baltimore, go south on Baltimore, west on 20th, southwest on Southwest Blvd., south on W. Pennway/Broadway, east on 31st, and south on Main to resume the regular route.

27-27th Street: Westbound buses will travel the regular route to 22nd & Oak/Gillham, go south on Oak/Gillham, west on 31st, north on Broadway, and west on 25th to resume regular route. Eastbound buses will travel the regular route to 25th & W. Pennway, continue south on W. Pennway, east on 31st, north on Gillham, and east on 22nd to resume regular route.

47-Broadway: Northbound buses will travel the regular route to Pershing & W. Pennway, go north on W. Pennway, northeast on Southwest Blvd., north on Baltimore, east on 12th, north on Walnut, west on 7th, and south on Main to lay over on 8th. From the layover, buses will continue south on Main to the 10th & Main MetroCenter. After serving the MetroCenter, southbound buses will exit at 10th St., go west on 10th, south on Wyandotte, east on 14th, south on Baltimore, west on 20th, southwest on Southwest Blvd., south on W. Pennway/Broadway to Pershing, and continue south to resume the regular route.

51-Ward Parkway: Northbound buses will travel the regular route to Pershing & W. Pennway, go north on W. Pennway, northeast on Southwest Blvd., north on Baltimore, east on 12th, north on Walnut, west on 9th, south on Main to lay over at the 10th & Main MetroCenter. From the layover, southbound buses will go west on 10th, south on Wyandotte, east on 14th, south on Baltimore, west on 20th, southwest on Southwest Blvd., south on W. Pennway/Broadway to Pershing, and continue south to resume the regular route.

54-Armour-Paseo: Northbound buses will travel the regular route to 29th & Gillham, continuing north on Gillham/Oak, west on 13th, north on Grand, west on 11th, north on Walnut, west on 9th, south on Main to the 10th & Main MetroCenter and resume the regular route. Southbound buses will travel the regular route to 12th & Grand, go east on 12th, south on Oak/Gillham to 29th, and continue south to resume the regular route.

142-North Oak: Southbound buses will travel the regular route to 12th & Grand, go east on 12th, south on Oak/Gillham, east on 27th, north on Cherry, to lay over at 26th. From the layover, northbound buses will go west on 26th, north on Gillham/Oak, west on 13th, and north on Grand to resume the regular route.

173-Casino Cruiser: Southbound buses will use the regular route to 16th & Baltimore, go south on Baltimore, west on 20th, southwest on Southwest Blvd., south on Broadway/W.Pennway, west on 32nd, and north on Pennsylvania to layover. From the layover at 32nd & Pennsylvania, northbound buses will continue north on Pennsylvania, go east on 31st, north on Broadway/W. Pennway, northeast on Southwest Blvd., and north on Baltimore to resume the regular route.

For route and schedule information, contact the Regional Call Center at (816) 221-0660, weekdays from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. or visit http://www.kcata.org. For information about the American Royal Parade, visit www.americanroyal.com.