Detroit Department of Transportation route 23 'Hamilton/John R'

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Detroit Department of Transportation route 23 'Hamilton/John R' is wheelchair accessible.
Detroit Department of Transportation route 23 'Hamilton/John R' is a bike rack route.
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23 Hamilton/John R
Communities Served Detroit, Highland Park, Ferndale
Route Type Downtown Route
Days of Operation Daily
Vehicles Used Gillig Low FloorSmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries D40LFSmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries XD40SmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries XDE40SmallAccessible.gif
Terminal Shoemaker
Average Daily Weekday Ridership (2014) 2,417

23 Hamilton/John R is a bus route operated by the Detroit Department of Transportation in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Route Details

The current routing of route 23.

This route primarily services 3rd Street between Temple Street and Clairmount Street, Hamilton Avenue between Clairmount Street and McNichols Road and John R. Street between McNichols Road and 8 Mile Road.

History

  • 1982 - Sunday service to Northland Center is introduced.
  • June 1994 - Service along 7 Mile Road west of James Couzens Drive is eliminated in favor of a full-time westward extension of route 45 Seven Mile.
  • September 2, 2017 - Service along Pontchartrain Boulevard and 7 Mile Road is discontinued following the closure of the Northland Center Hub, with the route rerouted to use John R. Street between McNichols Road and 8 Mile Road, and service introduced to the Meijer store on 8 Mile Road. As a result, this route was renamed to 23 Hamilton/John R. This route is also reassigned to the Shoemaker Terminal.

Headways

Last updated: September 2, 2017

Frequency Buses Used First bus Last bus Notes
Weekday Daytime 40 5:29am 10:40pm
Weekday Evening 60
Saturday 60 7:00am 9:00pm
Sunday 60 7:00am 8:00pm

Destination Signs

  • 23 HAMILTON/JOHN R ~ 23 to DOWNTOWN (first line)/ROSA PARKS TC (second line)
  • 23 HAMILTON/JOHN R ~ 23 to 8 MILE
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Vehicles
Current Low Floor 1001-1050, 1201-1242, 1400-1430, 1500-1508, 1519-1538, 1700-1728, 1800-1829, 1900-1924, 2000-2025
Current LF Hybrid 1243-1246, 1509-1518
Current LF Articulated 1539-1548, 1960-1964
Former 001-002, 1001-1148, 1201-1251, 1300-1369, 1370-1410, 1501-1605, 1701-1717, 1801-1874, 1900-1999, 2000-2084, 2521-2534, 3000-3120, 3001, 3002-3006, 3200-3232, 3250-3282, 3290-3299, 3300-3328, 3500-3599, 3600-3617, 3700-3799, 3800-3859, 3900-3959, 3975-3989, 4000-4024, 4100-4220, 8900-8913
Routes
ConnectTen Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Downtown Routes 16, 18, 19, 23, 27, 29, 31, 40, 52, 67
North-South Routes 12, 13, 30, 41, 46, 54, 60, 68
East-West Routes 11, 15, 17, 32, 38, 39, 43, 47
Neighborhood/Special Routes 26, 42, 80, 89, 92, 95, 96
Former Local Routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (1974-1988), 5 (1996-2002), 6, 8, 20, 24, 26 (1974-88), 26 (1997-98), 28, 33 (1974-1988), 33 (1997-2005), 35 (1999-2005), 35 (1974-88), 36, 42, 44, 51, 52, 66, 99
Former Express Routes 70 (1974-88), 71 (1974-88)/70 (1988-2005, 2008-09), 72, 73, 74 (1974-88)/71 (2008-09), 75 (1974-88)/74 (2008-09), 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88 (1974-88)/73 (2008-09), 94, 97, 99, 498
1994-95 Suburban Routes 125, 130, 150, 495
Facilities
Transit Centers Downtown Detroit, Fairlane Town Center Hub, Eastland Center Transit Center, Northland Center Hub, Rosa Parks Transit Center, State Fairgrounds Transit Center
Loops Brennan Loop, Pierson Loop, Wayburn Loop, Wyoming Loop
Terminals Coolidge Terminal (inactive), Gilbert Terminal, Shoemaker Terminal
Bus Stops 1-999, 1000-1999, 2000-2999, 31000-3999, 4000-4999, 5000-5999, 6000-6999, 7000-7999, 8000-8999, 9000-9999, 10000-10999
Timelines
History 1974-1983, 1984-1993, 1994-2003, 2004-2013, 2014-present
Southeast Michigan and Far Southwest Ontario Agencies
Ann Arbor
Port Huron
Chatham-Kent
Detroit bus
Detroit People Mover
Monroe
Leamington
Detroit M-1 Rail
Detroit M-1 Rail
RTA
Sarnia
Detroit suburbs
Tecumseh
Windsor