Grand Circus Park (Detroit People Mover)

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Grand Circus Park
DPM train enters Grand Circus station.jpg
A train stopping at the Grand Circus Park station in the David Whitney Building.
Station statistics
Address Park Avenue between Woodward Avenue and Washington Boulevard
Detroit, Michigan
Coordinates 42°20′09″N 83°03′02″W / 42.33578°N 83.05052°W / 42.33578; -83.05052
Platforms 1 side platform
Tracks 1
Other information
Opened 1987
Owned by Detroit Transportation Corporation
Services
Preceding station   Detroit People Mover   Following station
Detroit People Mover

Grand Circus Park is a Detroit People Mover public transit station in Downtown Detroit, Michigan.[1] The station takes its name from the adjacent Grand Circus Park.

Description[edit]

The station occupies the first two floors of a structure attached to the historic David Whitney Building. It is located at the intersection of Park Street and Woodward Avenue near Washington Boulevard, in the Grand Circus Park Historic District.[1] The station underwent a major renovation between October 2014 and January 2015 to make it ADA-compliant.[2]

Service[edit]

The Grand Circus Park station serves:[1]

  1. Ford Field (home to the NFL's Lions)
  2. Comerica Park (home to the MLB's Tigers)
  3. Detroit Opera House
  4. The Fillmore Detroit
  5. Fox Theatre.
  6. Grand Circus Park

Stations[edit]

Image Station Location
Catching Up by J. Seward Johnson, Jr. at Grand Circus Park station.
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Broadway Station Broadway and John R. Street (downtown YMCA)
Grand Circus Park Station Park Street & Woodward Avenue (David Whitney Building)
Times Square Station Grand River Avenue & Times Square
Michigan Avenue Station Michigan Avenue & Cass Avenue
Fort/Cass Station Fort Street & Cass Avenue
Cobo Center Station Cass Street & Congress Street (Cobo Hall)
Joe Louis Arena Station 3rd Street & Jefferson Avenue (Joe Louis Arena)
Financial District Station Larned Street & Shelby Street (150 West Jefferson)
Millender Center Station Millender Center Apartments
Renaissance Center Station Renaissance Center
Bricktown Station Beaubien Street & East Fort Street
Greektown Station East Lafayette Street (Greektown Historic District)
Cadillac Center Station Gratiot Avenue & Library Street

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Detroit Transportation Corporation . accessed 4.04.2012
  2. ^ "Local Contractor for Grand Circus Park Station". Detroit Transportation Corporation. 20 October 2014. Retrieved 16 December 2014. 

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