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Road closures in downtown Cleveland during RNC

Posted: 4:21 PM, Jul 04, 2016
Updated: 2016-07-17 12:27:16Z

The following road closures will be implemented beginning 12:01 a.m. on Sunday, July 17. The restrictions will remain in effect until 1:00 a.m. Monday, July 18:

  • Cleveland Memorial Shoreway from West 45th Street to the Innerbelt Freeway ramp
  • Northbound East 9th Street at Lakeside Avenue
  • Lakeside Avenue from East 9th Street to West 3rd Street
  • Northbound West 3rd Street at Lakeside Avenue
  • Alfred Lerner Way from West 3rd Street to North Marginal Road
  • North Marginal Road is closed at Aviation High School
  • South Marginal Road westbound at East 38th Street
  • Erieside Avenue
  • Key Plaza
  • Burke Lakefront Airport is accessible via North Marginal Road from East 55th Street

The following traffic restrictions will begin at 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 16 and remain in effect until 6:00 a.m. on Friday, July 22:

  • East 9th Street is northbound only from Prospect Avenue to the Cleveland Memorial Shoreway. The southbound lanes of East 9th Street will be closed from St. Clair Avenue to Prospect Avenue, and East 9th Street is closed to all traffic from Prospect Avenue to Orange Avenue
  • Eastbound traffic will be able to cross East 9th Street at St Clair Avenue
  • Eastbound and westbound traffic will be able to cross East 9th Street at Superior Avenue
  • Eastbound and westbound traffic will be able to cross East 9th Street at Vincent Avenue
  • Eastbound and westbound traffic will be able to cross East 9th Street at Euclid Avenue
  • East 9th Street ramps from Interstate 71, Interstate 90, and Interstate 77 will be closed

The following traffic restrictions will begin at 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 16 and remain in effect until 6:00 a.m. on Friday, July 22:

  • St. Clair Avenue between Ontario Street and East 9th Street will be eastbound only
  • Westbound lanes of St. Clair Avenue between East 9th Street and Ontario Street will be closed
  • Lakeside Avenue between West Mall Drive and East Mall Drive will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians
  • West Mall Drive between Lakeside Avenue and St. Clair Avenue will be closed
  • East Mall Drive between Lakeside Avenue and St. Clair Avenue will be closed
  • Eastbound traffic towards the Justice Center on St. Clair Avenue will be diverted north or south at West 3rd Street
  • Westbound traffic towards the Justice Center on St. Clair Avenue will be diverted north or south at Ontario Street
     

The following road closures will be implemented beginning 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, July 16 and will remain in effect until 6:00 a.m. Saturday, July 23:

  • Southbound lanes of East 9th Street from St. Clair Avenue to Prospect Avenue
  • East 9th Street from Prospect Avenue to Orange Avenue
  • Carnegie Avenue from East 9th Street to West 20th Street
  • Ontario Street from Prospect Avenue to East 14th Street
  • West Huron Road from West 6th Street to Ontario Street
  • Huron Road from Ontario Street to East 7th Street
  • East 7th Street
  • Bolivar Road west from East 9th Street
  • Eagle Avenue west from East 9th Street
  • Lorain-Carnegie (Hope Memorial) Bridge from West 20th Street to Carnegie Avenue at East 9th Street

The following roads will be restricted to local vehicle traffic beginning 12:01 a.m. on Monday, July 18 through 6:00 a.m. on Friday, July 22:

  • West Prospect Avenue from West 3rd Street to Ontario Street
  • Carnegie Avenue from East 14th Street to East 9th Street

The following streets are pedestrian access only and are off limits to vehicles beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, July 18 through 6:00 a.m. on Friday, July, 22:

  • Prospect Avenue from Ontario Street to East 9th Street
  • Huron Road from East 7th Street to Prospect Avenue