March 4, 2016
MEDIA CONTACT: Ursula Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 513.352.3417
CINCINNATI – Freedom Way will be closed between Race and Rosa Parks streets from 6:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 7, and Thursday, March 10, for concrete pours at the General Electric construction site at The Banks.
Motorists heading east on Freedom Way will be detoured north at Race, east on Second, south on Rosa Parks/Vine and east again on Freedom Way. Motorists heading west on Freedom Way will be detoured north on Rosa Parks/Vine, west on Third, south on Race and west on Freedom. Detour signage will be posted on site.
On-street parking will be prohibited along this stretch of Freedom Way during the closure. In addition, sidewalks on both sides of the street will be closed. Detour signage will direct pedestrians via Second Street.
Construction of G.E.’s 11-story U.S. Global Operations Center is on schedule to finish by late summer.
Other Construction at The Banks
Rosa Parks Street from the traffic circle along Ted Berry Way to Freedom Way is closed today, Friday, March 4, for steel deliveries to the parking structure under construction just south of G.E. and the Radius apartments on Freedom Way. This stretch will be closed again Tuesday, March 8, for more deliveries.
Construction schedules can change due to weather or unforeseen field conditions. For the latest information on construction affecting Downtown streets and sidewalks, check RoadmapCincy: