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Roads closed in immediate area of Downtown Akron for 'indefinite' period of time

Posted at 12:32 PM, May 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-30 12:32:18-04

AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Police Department announced Saturday that roads in the immediate area of Downtown Akron have been closed to vehicular traffic for an “indefinite period of time.”

Police ask that anyone heading downtown this weekend park outside the barricades and then walk to your destination. Additionally, make sure that you park in a parking spot and not in front of any roads or businesses.

Police noted that Main Street is also closed due to road improvement construction.

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