Downtown Akron traffic advisories

Main Street is open! Downtown businesses are open and ready to serve you! Click here for restaurants open for dine in, patio, carry out and delivery service.

Picture Yourself on Main is your invitation to celebrate and be a part of the reopening of Main Street in Downtown Akron. Look for Picture Yourself on Main programs for everyone coming soon, with opportunities to enjoy new, iconic sights and experiences you can only have downtown. Share your experiences in downtown with #PictureYourselfOnMain or #PictureYourselfAkron.

Click here for a downtown parking map. Need assistance while in downtown? Call the DAP Ambassador service at (330) 706-7383.


Main St. Corridor Project
S. Main St. has been re-opened to all traffic between W. Market St. and W. Cedar St. Click here to read the press release from Sept. 30.

There will be occasional lane closures and shifting of traffic as work continues along the sides of the road.
Drivers are urged to use caution while driving through this area.

This project is expected to be fully complete by November 6.


State Street Bridge Replacement
As part of the Main Street Corridor project, Kenmore Construction Co., Prime AE Group and the City of Akron have closed State St. between W. Bowery St. and S. High St.

Eastbound traffic will be detoured using W. Bowery St., W. Cedar St. and S. Broadway St. to E. State St. Westbound traffic will be detoured using S. High St., Exchange St., W. Bowery St. and W. State St.

The west end of the W. State St. bridge remains open from W. Bowery St. to the State Street Parking Deck.

This work is planned to be complete by Friday, October 16. For updates on the Main Street project, visit DriveAkron.


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.