The St. Patrick's Day parade is this Friday, March 17 at noon. Park your car and ride the FREE D-Line to the parade route. Bus comes every ten minutes with stops along Grand Avenue and Locust St. in downtown Des Moines.
Valley West Mall management recently informed the Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) that the bus stop located at the mall must move off property by April 30, 2016. More than 350 riders use the Valley West Mall stop on an average weekday. Approximately 75% of those riders are working or shopping in the area while the other 25% are transferring.