September 11, 2017

Due to Free Speech Activities on Campus, Thursday September 14, 2017, from 06:00am to Midnight, the area between Bancroft Avenue, between Bowditch and Dana Street, and south to Durant Avenue, will be closed to vehicular traffic, including AC Transit and Bear Transit services. 

This page will continuous be updated as new information will be provided. Please see the map of affected building in and around Zellerbach Hall.

Service changes/detours are as follows:

Bear Transit:

Perimeter Line: The P-Line will make stops along the East Side of Campus to College & Haste Street. From that stop, P-Line will travel.

View the Detour Map Here.

  • Westbound Channing St. (Making Stops at Bowditch St., Telegraph Av., Dana, and Ellsworth Streets).
  • Northbound Ellsworth St.
  • Westbound Bancroft Way, back to the normal route.

Night Safety- NorthSide Line: The NS-Safety Line will make all stops to College & Channing Streets. From that stop, the NS-Safety Line will travel:

View the Detour Map Here.
Note: the NS Safety-Line will be detoured through 01:00am, September 15th.

  • Westbound Channing Way  (Making Stops at Bowditch St., Telegraph Av., Dana, and Ellsworth Streets).
  • Northbound Ellsworth St.
  • Westbound Bancroft Way, back to the normal route.

Arrival times are approximate, and are subject to delays due to expected heavy traffic. Follow Bear Transit on NextBus for approximate arrivals.

AC Transit

Details and detours are provided here.

Parking Garage Closures

Parking will be closed ALL DAY on September 14 at:

  • Barrow Lane
  • Peppertree Lane
  • North Sproul Lot
  • ASUC Garage

Loop Service

Please see the following alert regarding Loop Service.

Pedestrian Detours

Please see the following pedestrian detours on campus.

BearWALK Service

BearWALK will be available beginning at 6pm. To book a free walking escort, please call 510-642-WALK, or visit bearwalk.berkeley.edu