Bus detours in WeHo this weekend, hop on the free Pride Ride shuttle

L.A. Pride Weekend starts today and celebrations last through Sunday, June 9. Whether you’re heading to West Hollywood for the festivities or just traveling through the area, please be aware of the street closures and bus detours that will be taking place this weekend.

Bus lines 10, 30/330, 105 and 705 will be detouring over the weekend, see the service advisory for more details. Bus lines 2, 4, 10, 105, 217, 218 and 704 will be detouring on Sunday for the Christopher Street West Parade, see the service advisory for details.

For a list of parade street and facility closures, check here.

The free Pride Ride Cityline shuttle will be in operation this weekend to help residents and festival attendees avoid traffic and parking congestion. The shuttle will be marked with a brightly colored sign that says “Get on the Pride Ride!” and will feature festive music. The shuttle will run at approximately 10-minute intervals all weekend long. It will pick up and drop off at all Metro stops along Santa Monica Boulevard, as well as mid-block if safety allows.

Keep reading after the jump to see the Pride Ride operation schedule.

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New shuttle debuts this holiday weekend from Expo La Cienega Station to Baldwin Hills Scenic Overview

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The office of Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas has announced a new Link shuttle bus service from the Metro Expo La Cienega Station to Baldwin Hills Scenic Overview and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area will start Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013.

The new Baldwin Hills Parklands Shuttle will run only on weekends and holidays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. every 20 minutes. This weekend the service will be free, after that the fare will be 25 cents. Continue reading