May 22, 2018


Government Square to remain open for Taste of Cincinnati

In observance of Memorial Day, Metro will operate on a holiday schedule on Monday, May 28. Government Square will remain open again this year for the Taste of Cincinnati, May 26-28, however several routes will be on detour.

Taste of Cincinnati Detours
For Taste of Cincinnati, Fifth Street will be closed from Main Street to Columbia Parkway. The following Metro routes will detour beginning Friday, May 25 at 6 p.m. ending May 29 at 4 a.m.: 1, 4, 16, 27, 28, 49, 50 and 72.

Memorial Day (5/28) Event Detours
On Monday, May 28, the following routes will detour due to events scheduled for Memorial Day: 27, 31, 43 and 78.

For complete detour details including new boarding locations, riders should visit Metro’s detour page and subscribe to Cincy EZ Alerts for up-to-date detour information.

Download Cincy EZRide
Taste of Cincinnati goers can plan their trip and purchase Metro and Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar fare right from their smartphones by downloading the FREE Cincy EZRide app. It’s just that “EZ!”

About Metro
Metro is a non-profit, tax-funded public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, providing about 14 million rides per year.
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