DETOURS
 
Game Day CATABUS Route Detours (Valid From 9/5/2014 to 11/29/2014)
Please note that several of CATA’s routes will be on detour while traveling through Campus starting approximately three hours prior to all home game start times until approximately one hour after each game ends. These detours result from the fact that CATA will not have access to Fox Hollow Road between the Village at Penn State to Beaver Stadium and the Bryce Jordan Center, or on Campus from the corner of Curtin and Bigler Roads to Beaver Stadium and the Bryce Jordan Center.

Specific detour information follows.

B Route -

Inbound – The inbound B route will follow normal routing to University Drive where it will turn left on Hastings Road, right on Bigler Road, and left on Pollock Road where it will resume normal routing to College Avenue at Allen Street.

Outbound – The outbound B route will depart College Avenue and follow normal routing to Curtin Road where it will turn right on Bigler Road, left on Hastings Road, and right on University Drive where it will resume normal outbound routing.

HP Route -

Inbound from Scenery Park – The HP route will follow normal inbound routing from Scenery Park to College Avenue at Allen Street.

Outbound to Toftrees – The HP route will follow normal outbound routing to Curtin Road where it will turn right on Bigler Road, left on Hastings Road, right on University Drive, right via the exit ramp to College Avenue, right on College Avenue, left onto 322 west (I-99 south), right via the exit to Waddle Road, right on Toftrees Avenue, Right on President’s Dr., right on Lion Hill Road where it will resume normal routing.

Inbound from Toftrees – The HP route will follow normal inbound routing to The Village at Penn State where, after servicing The Village, it will turn left on Fox Hollow Road, left on Toftrees Ave, Service the Grove, then continue left on Toftrees Ave to left on Waddle Road, left onto I-99 north, right to 322 east, right on College Avenue, right on University Drive, left on Hastings Road, right on Bigler Road, and left on Curtin Road where it will resume normal routing.

Outbound to Scenery Park – The HP route will follow normal outbound routing from the intersection of Curtin and Bigler Roads to Scenery Park.

M Route -

Inbound – The inbound M route will follow normal routing to University Drive where it will turn left onto Hastings Road. (Lot 83 will not be serviced.)

Outbound – The outbound M route will proceed from Hastings road where it will turn right onto Bigler Road and left onto Curtin Road where it will resume normal.

BLUE LOOP -

From the bus stop at College Avenue and Allen Street the BLUE LOOP will follow normal routing to Curtin Road where it will turn right on Bigler Road and right on Pollock Road where it will resume normal routing.

WHITE LOOP -

From the bus stop at Beaver Avenue and Allen Street the WHITE LOOP will follow normal routing to University Drive where it will turn left on Hastings Road, right on Bigler Road, and left on Curtin Road where it will resume normal routing.

RED LINK -

RED LINK from West Campus to Innovation Park – The RED LINK traveling to Innovation Park will follow normal routing to Curtin Road where it will turn right on Bigler Road, left on Hastings Road, right on University Drive, right via exit ramp to College Avenue, right on College Avenue, left onto 322 west, right via exit ramp to Park Avenue where it will travel to Mt. Nittany Medical Center and resume normal outbound routing to Innovation Park.

RED LINK from Innovation Park to West Campus – The RED LINK traveling to West Campus will service Innovation Park and travel 322 east to College Avenue, turn right on College Avenue, right on University Drive, left on Hastings Road, right on Bigler Road, left on Curtin Road where it will resume normal routing to West Campus.

VN Route -

The outbound VN from Beaver will continue down Beaver Ave, left on High Street, right on college and continue on West College Ave and turn left on the bypass to 322 west / I 99 South, follow 99 south to exit 69 (Woody Crest / Toftrees), make a right on Waddle Rd, right on Toftrees, right at The Grove, left onto Toftrees and resume normal routing. (We will not be able to service Fox Hollow Rd.)

NV Route -

Service the Grove, then continue left on Toftrees Ave to left on Waddle Road, left onto I-99 north, right to 322 east, right on College Avenue, then resume normal routing.

These detours do not affect the N, R, V, or W routes.
 
 
Homecoming Parade Detours (Valid From 9/26/2014 to 9/26/2014)
The annual Pennsylvania State University Homecoming Parade is scheduled to take place on Friday, September 26, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. As a result of road closings across Campus during the parade, routing changes will be made to the majority of CATABUS routes (including the BLUE and WHITE LOOP, and the RED and GREEN LINK) from approximately 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

The following locations will be inaccessible for the duration of the parade: East Halls, the Wagner Building, the I.M. Building, the Shields Building, the Centre County Visitor’s Center, Hastings Road, Bigler Road, Pollock Road, the White Building, College Avenue between University Drive and Atherton Street, Burrowes Road, and Pugh Street between Fairmont Avenue and College Avenue. Additionally, there will be no access to the Stadium East and Stadium West parking lots, the Jordan East parking lot near Medlar Field or the Lot 44 parking lot.

The following is an abbreviated summary of how CATABUS routes will be affected as they travel across Campus during this time:

A, B, G, HP, K, M, N, NV, R, RP, S, UT, V, VN, W, XB and XG Routes and the WHITE LOOP and RED LINK will experience detours while on Campus but will serve the majority of all regular stops with the exception of those stops within the vicinity of the areas listed above.

There will be no BLUE LOOP or GREEN LINK service.

The C, F, NE, RC, VE, and WE Routes will not be affected by the detours.

Those who usually pick their buses up at College & Allen are encouraged to instead pick up at the Pattee Transit Center on Curtin Road for the duration of the parade.

For additional information regarding times and detours, please call (814) 238-CATA (2282).