Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015
MEDIA CONTACT: Ursula Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 513-352-3417
Fifth Street to Close between Main & Sycamore for Track Installation
CINCINNATI – Fifth Street will be closed between Main and Sycamore from 7:00 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, till 7:00 a.m. Monday, Aug. 10, so crews may install track on Main Street for the Cincinnati Streetcar.
One through lane will remain open on Main Street, as well as Metro’s Government Square.
Pedestrian access also will be maintained.
Motorists traveling on Fifth Street will be detoured north on Main, east on Seventh, south on Sycamore and east again on Fifth.
Detour signage will be posted.
Bus patrons should visit www.go-metro.com or www.tankbus.org (see service alerts) for updates on stop locations.
Lumenocity: There is no streetcar-related construction work near the Lumenocity venue at Washington Park this weekend but large crowds are expected to attend the event. Please see the attached map, which shows road closures for Lumenocity and construction-related projects.