Another Race Closes Downtown Streets Saturday

Jun 1, 2018

The Redlegs Run, benefitting the Reds Community Fund, is being held Saturday, June 2 starting at 8 a.m., closing some Downtown roads as early as 5 a.m. 

In order to accommodate the staging area, Mehring Way will be closed between Joe Nuxhall Way and Elm Street starting at 5 a.m. The following streets will close beginning at 7:30 a.m.: 

  • Eggleston Avenue southbound between Sentinel Street and E. Pete Rose Way 
  • Culvert Street between Fifth and Third streets 
  • Third Street between Butler Street and Eggleston Avenue 
  • E. Pete Rose Way between Eggleston Avenue and Johnny Bench Way 
  • Broadway south of Third Street 
  • Taylor Southgate Bridge 
  • Ramp LL 
  • Johhnny Bench Way 
  • Joe Nuxhall Way 
  • Marian Spencer Way south of Second Street (local traffic only) 
  • Rosa Parks Street south of Second Street 
  • Race Street south of Second Street 
  • Elm Street south of Second Street 
  • Freedom Way between Elm Street and Joe Nuxhall Way 
  • Central Avenue south of W. Pete Rose Way 
  • W. Pete Rose Way between Gest Street and Central Avenue 
  • Gest Street southbound between Third Street and Mehring Way 
  • Mehring Way between Gest Street and E. Pete Rose Way 

All streets will remain closed until the course clears at approximately 12 p.m. that day.