May 21, 2019


Ride Metro to Taste of Cincinnati
With service to and from Downtown all weekend long, Metro is the perfect way to travel to Taste of Cincinnati this weekend, May 25-27.

As you make your travel plans, be aware that some Metro routes will operate on detour as a result of event-related road closures.

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 24 at 6 p.m. ending May 28 at 4 a.m.: 1, 4, 16, 27, 28, 49, 50 and 72.

Memorial Day (5/27) Event Detours
In observance of Memorial Day, Metro will operate on a holiday schedule on Monday, May 27. The following routes will detour due to events scheduled for Memorial Day: 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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