Several Metro Routes on Detour for Streetcar Track Installation This Weekend

Five Metro routes will be on detour this weekend due to streetcar track installation work beginning this evening, Friday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m.

CINCINNATI – Five Metro routes will be on detour this weekend due to streetcar track installation work beginning this evening, Friday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. at the intersection of Fifth and Main St. lasting through Monday, Aug. 10 at 7 a.m.

Northbound Main St. traffic will be maintained, however, Fifth Street will not be accessible past Main St.

The following routes will be detoured and have new boarding areas at Government Square: 

Route    Current boarding area         NEW boarding area

Rt. 1                Area F                            Area E

Rt. 27              Area F                            Area E

Rt. 28              Area F                            Area E

Rt. 49              Area F                            Area E

Rt. 50              Area F                            Area E

For complete bus detour information, visit http://www.go-metro.com/riding-metro/service-detours or call Metro at 621-4455, weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Metro is a non-profit, tax-funded public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, providing about 17 million rides per year.                                         

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