Downtown Akron Traffic Advisories

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West Center Street Bridge
Rand Ave to Dart Ave
November 27, 2017- July 20, 2018

Kenmore Construction, G. Stephens and the City of Akron have closed the W. Center Street Bridge, which is located over SR 59.Traffic will be detoured using Rand Ave., W. State St. Bridge and Dart Ave. The existing bridge is being removed and a new bridge is being constructed as part of the removal of SR 59 between W. Exchange St. and W. Market St.

I-76 West/ I-77 North to Close this Weekend
Interstate 76 & Main Street in the City of Akron
(Friday, December 1 - Monday, December 4)

Beginning Friday, December 1, at 8 p.m. I-76 westbound/I-77 northbound between the Central Interchange and Dart Ave. will be CLOSED through Monday, December 4, at 5 a.m. for pavement repairs. The detour will be I-77 southbound to I-277 westbound to I-76 (Kenmore Leg) eastbound. 


First Night Akron
Sunday, December 31, 6 p.m.-midnight

Main St.
Main St. will be closed the morning of December 31 between University St. and Bowery St. and will reopen early morning, Monday, January 1.

Mill St.
Mill St. will be closed between High St. & Broadway St. starting 12 p.m.and will reopen early morning Monday, January 1.

E. Mill St. & S. High St.
October 27-December 4
Sanitary Sewer Reconstruction 2016

H.M. Miller Construction Co. and the City of Akron plan to begin sanitary sewer reconstruction work at the northwest corner of E. Mill St. and S. High
St. on Monday, October 16. Two southbound lanes will be maintained on S. High St. and one eastbound lane will be maintained on E. Mill St. Westbound traffic will be detoured around the work zone using S. High St., E. Bowery St., S. Main St. to E. Mill St.
Access will be maintained to all businesses and emergency vehicles will have access at all times. This work is expected to be completed by Friday, October 27.

 

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City-owned decks and lots

City-owned parking decks:
State Street (O'Neil's) Deck - 55 W. State St.
Akron Centre Deck - 11 W. Mill St.
Broadway Deck - 126 S. Broadway
Cascade Deck - 10 W. Mill St.
City-Center Deck - 132 S. High St.
High/Market Deck - 40 S. High St.
Morley Deck - 177 S. High St.
Opportunity Park Deck - 666 S. Broadway

City-owned parking lots:
Canal Place Lot - 500 S. Main St.
High Street Lot - 71 S. High St.
Main/Bartges Lot - 599 S. Main St.
Main/Buchtel Lot - 219 S. Main St.
Opportunity Park Lot - 666 S. Broadway St.
Glendale Lot - 60 Glendale Ave.