Detroit People Mover free on Thanksgiving

Detroit — Visitors to downtown can ride the Detroit People Mover for free on Thanksgiving.

Rides are free from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and are sponsored by Michelin North America Inc.

All People Mover stations will be open.

The Thanksgiving Day parade will affect numerous bus routes for the Detroit Department of Transportation beginning at 6 a.m. Thursday. The routes affected are #7 Cadillac-Harper, #10 Chene, #25 Jefferson, #31 Mack, #34 Gratiot and #48 Van Dyke.

For information, call DDOT’s Customer Service Office at (313) 933-1300 or go to