Government Square to Close, Saturday, Oct. 3

Several Metro boarding locations changed.

CINCINNATI – Metro bus boarding areas A,B and C on Government Square will be closed due to the closure of Walnut Street for work on the Fifth Third Bank Building on Saturday, Oct. 3 between 6 a.m.-6 p.m.

Areas D, E, F, G and H will remain open. Riders will still be able to access Metro’s ticket vending machine and information booth.

New boarding areas by route:

Route    Current boarding area             NEW boarding area

Rt. 11              Area A                                       Area H

Rt. 17              Area B                                       Area H

Rt. 19              Area B                                       Area E

Rt. 20              Area B                                       Area E

Rt. 21              Area D                                       Area E

Rt. 24              Area B                                       Area H

Rt. 33              Area A                                       Area E

Rt. 43              Area C                                       Area H

Rt. 46              Area C                                       Area H

Rt. 72              Area B                                       Area E

Located on Fifth Street between Walnut and Main, Government Square is Metro's downtown transit hub that serves more than 15,000 people each workday. For complete bus detour information, call Metro at 621-4455, weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. or visit www.go-metro.com. Click here for a map and information about Government Square.

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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