Smart Streets Construction Detours

The City of South Bend's Smart Streets Initiative is an effort to create smarter, more efficient transportation by creating two-way patterns that better accommodate motorists, transit riders, cyclists and pedestrians. For more detailed information, please visit the city's Smart Streets Website.

The following routes will be detoured during the construction period. Updates will be posted as available on this page as well as Transpo's regular detour page found HERE.

Routes 3A Portage & 3B Portage

Detour effective May 17th through September 9th (access to Memorial Hospital via Marion & Lafayette)

  • Outbound - From St. Joseph Street, left on LaSalle Ave, right on Lafayette Blvd, left on Marion, resuming the regular route
  • Inbound - Regular route

Route 5 North Michigan

Detour effective May 17th through September 9th (please see route 3A & 3B for access to Memorial Hospital)

  • Outbound - Michigan St. to St. Joseph St., right on Colfax Ave, left on Niles Ave, left on Howard St becoming W. North Shore Dr, resuming the regular route
  • Inbound - From Michigan St, left on Howard St., right on Niles Ave, right on Colfax Ave, left on Main St to South Street Station

Route 6 South Michigan

Detour effective June 6th through August 5th

  • Outbound - From Fellows St., right on Barbie St., left on Michigan Street resuming the regular route
  • Inbound - From Michigan St, right on Barbie St., left on Addison St., right on Teri St., left on Fellows St, resuming the regular route

Route 14 Sample / Mayflower

Detour effective May 24th through June 17th

  • Outbound - Left on Main St, right on Sample St, resuming the regular route
  • Inbound - Regular route
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RIDER ALERT: Smart Streets Construction Detours will be in place for Routes 3A, 3B, 5 & 6. Click HERE for full details. Visit Transpo's Detour Page for a list of all detours throughout the system.

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