TRANSIT FACILITIES IN ROCKFORD

CAR HOUSES/BUS GARAGES

Present and past.


The main car house was at 128 Kishwaukee St. A bus garage was later constructed almost across the street, at 727 1st Ave. And the car house was eventually converted to a bus garage. Both buildings still stand.

In addition, certain early car houses existed at the ends of certain streetcar lines.

The Rockford & Interurban Railway's main shops was located at 5001 North 2nd St., in Loves Park.

Under public ownership, the Rockford Mass Transit District bus garage is located at 520 Mulberry St., on the south side of the street.


Transit Center

The main downtown bus terminal is also located at 520 Mulberry St., in the same complex as the Rockford Mass Transit District bus garage and headquarters.


TRANSIT FACILITY LOCATIONS

Links to locations of past and present transit facilities, using Google Maps. Satellite views are also available.