Westwood Northern Blvd. Closure

Westwood Northern Boulevard Closure

Oct. 5, 2013

As part of the City’s Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Management plan, Cincinnati Park’s - Urban Forestry is continuing their ongoing response to the EAB infestation in Rights-of-Way within the City of Cincinnati.

On Oct. 5, 2013, Westwood Northern Boulevard, between Baltimore Avenue and Beekman Street, will be closed to all through traffic from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. in order to remove about 120 large dead or dying ash trees infested with EAB. A marked detour will be installed directing motorists around the closure site.  All local and emergency access will be maintained.

For additional information on the EAB, please visit http://www.emeraldashborer.info/Research.cfm or http://www.ashalert.osu.edu

For additional information on the Department of Parks, please visit www.cincinnatiparks.com or call 513-861-9070