ALERT: Traffic changes during Public Square makeover - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

ALERT: Traffic changes during Public Square makeover

An upcoming project will change traffic in Public Square. (Source: WOIO) An upcoming project will change traffic in Public Square. (Source: WOIO)
Construction underway on Cleveland's Public Square makeover. The square will undergo a $32 million transformation project. The square will be made over with green spaces, fountains and a space called KeyBank Promenade.

During this construction traffic will be affected, especially RTA traffic.

Here's what you need to know:

During the renovation of Public Square, Ontario Street and Superior Avenue within the square will be closed to all traffic. The surrounding Public Square Roadways and Rockwell Avenue will offer access to bus traffic and local vehicular traffic only.

Only RTA and necessary property access around Public Square (including valet, garage access, etc.) Bus stops, shelters and bus layover areas reorganized to accommodate full Public Square closure All bus routes and transfers remain within one block of Public Square The HealthLine stop across from Tower City stays open

A completion date for the project is set for June 2016, just in time for the Republican National Convention. You can find out more about the plan and the vision for Public Square

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