Cleveland Indians Home Opener Traffic Advisory

Monday, April 4 will be a busy day downtown as the Cleveland Indians once again take the field. The City of Cleveland expects heavy traffic, increase in pedestrians, and more visitors for the Cleveland Indians Home Opener against the Boston Red Sox.

Downtown aerial

The City of Cleveland offers the following tips to make the season opener more enjoyable. As always, the city encourages the use of public transportation and car pooling to ease traffic congestion and recommends that motorists allow for extra travel time when commuting downtown.

The following parking restrictions will be in effect on Monday, April 4, from 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm:

  • East 4th Street from Prospect Avenue to Huron Road
  • East 9th Street from Carnegie Avenue to Superior Avenue, both sides
  • Prospect Avenue from East 14th Street to Ontario Street, both sides
  • Huron Road between Ontario Street and Prospect Avenue, both sides
  • Carnegie Avenue from East 14th Street to East 9th Street, both sides

The City of Cleveland Traffic Bureau will have traffic controllers in place at key intersections to help improve traffic flow. The City of Cleveland encourages everyone to leave valuable items at home or secured in the trunk of a vehicle. If you plan on consuming alcohol, please designate a sober driver or utilize RTA http://www.riderta.com/.

About Dan Williams

Director of Media Relations for Mayor Frank G. Jackson, City of Cleveland

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