Pete Rose Way Closures

Temporary Closures Of Pete Rose Way

Section Of Road To Close For Bridge Handrail Installation

All traffic lanes east and westbound, as well as the north and south sidewalks on Pete Rose Way between Broadway and Johnny Bench Way will close from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 23 and 24, and again Thursday and Friday, Sept. 26 and 27, 2013.

Closures and re-routing of pedestrians and vehicles in the construction area will allow crews to install handrails for the Pete Rose Way Pedestrian Bridge walkway which offers access to U.S. Bank Arena plaza and Great American Ball Park from the stair tower at the corner of Pete Rose Way and Broadway.

On Wednesday, Sept. 25, all traffic lanes and sidewalks in this area will remain open all day, to accommodate traffic for the Cincinnati Reds 12:35 p.m. home game.

WHERE:

  • Pete Rose Way between Broadway and Johnny Bench Way will be closed.
  • Access from Second Street to the southbound (LL) ramp to Mehring Way will be maintained.
  • All garage parking entrances and surface lot access will be maintained.

WHEN:

  • Beginning at 9 a.m. and re-opening at 3:30 p.m. each day, Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 23 and 24; and again on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 26 and 27.
  • All lanes on Pete Rose Way and both sidewalks will be opened to traffic prior to 9 a.m. and after 3:30 p.m. for the four days.
  • On Wednesday, Sept. 25, all lanes and sidewalks in this area will remain open all day.

WHY:

Pete Rose Way’s complete closure between Johnny Bench Way and Broadway will allow crews to install the hand railing on the pedestrian bridge as they remove the concrete formwork.

ALTERNATE ROUTES:

  • TO COVINGTON, KY: From Second Street (south) on to Rosa Parks Way or Walnut Street to the newly constructed round-a-bout, and across the Roebling Suspension Bridge.
  • TO NEWPORT, KY: From Second Street (south) onto Joe Nuxhall Way, left (east) on to Mehring Way, then left (west) onto Pete Rose Way, left (south) on to the Taylor Southgate Bridge.

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