The below advisory is effective for Routes #901, #904, #905 detour in Milwaukee the week of August 17th due to DNC security zone.
Due to the security zone that has been established in Downtown Milwaukee for the Democratic National Convention (DNC), Waukesha County Express buses will have to detour off of parts of W. Wisconsin Ave., August 17th through August 21st.
For eastbound buses on Wisconsin Ave., buses will turn left (north) on 10th St.; right (east) onto State St.; right (east) onto Old World St.; and left (east) back onto Wisconsin Ave at 3rd St.
Westbound buses will turn right onto Plankinton Ave (north); left onto Kilbourn Ave. (west); right onto Old World Third St. (north); left onto State St. (west); left onto 7th St./James Lovell Dr. (south); and right (west) back onto Wisconsin Ave. at 7th St.
Our drivers will be flexible to stop along the detour route for bus stops at safe bus stop areas. For buses heading westbound, please remember to wave down the driver.
We apologize for this inconvenience, but will be back to the normal Wisconsin Ave. route beginning Monday, August 24th, 2020. Thank you for riding the Waukesha County Express and allowing us to serve your transportation needs.