Thursday, March 10, 2016
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Elm to Close Between 14th & Liberty on Friday for Streetcar Tests
CINCINNATI – Elm Street will be closed between 14th and Liberty from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, March 11, so crews may perform streetcar tests. On-street parking also will be prohibited on the east side of Elm during the tests.
Crews will be conducting post-delivery tests of the propulsion and braking systems of streetcar number 1177, one of four streetcars now in Cincinnati.
Motorists driving north on Elm will be detoured west onto 14th, north on Central Parkway, east on Liberty and back to Elm. Detour signage will be posted.
Local access for residents and businesses on Wade, Odeon and Magnolia will be allowed via Central Parkway. Access to 15th between Elm and Central Parkway will be allowed via Odeon to Bianca Alley.