ITHACA, N.Y. — Several rural Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit routes will be detoured beginning Monday due to construction on the Stewart Avenue Bridge.

TCAT will be unable to serve a portion of Stewart Avenue in either direction starting Monday until early October.

The impacted routes include: 20, 21, 31, 37, 40, 43 Express, 52, 53, 65 and 67.

Outbound routes will travel from State Street, left onto NYS Rt. 366; left onto Hoy Road; left onto Campus Road; right onto East Avenue; and right onto Tower Road. (Reverse routing for inbound.)

Outbound: the Seneca @ Stewart stop relocated to State @ Stewart. Stewart @ Williams stop relocated to Statler Hall.

Inbound: the Stewart @ Seneca is relocated to State @ Stewart. Stewart @ Williams stop relocated to Sage Hall.

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