CLEVELAND - Several major Cleveland roadways will be closed on Thursday for President Barack Obama’s campaign stop.
The President will appear on the tarmac at Burke Lakefront Airport to end his two-day “America Forward!” tour, the campaign said. Doors open for the event at 5:30 p.m.
The Cleveland Police Department said from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. the following areas will be closed:
- Route 2 eastbound at East 9th Street
- Route 2 westbound at the Interstate 90 split (Dead Man’s Curve)
- I-90 eastbound at the on ramp to Route 2 westbound
- West 3rd Street on ramp to Route 2
Cleveland police said there will be local access only to North Marginal Road, East 9th Street to East 55th Street from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Traffic on Route 2 eastbound will be diverted to Superior Avenue then East 26th Street. Officers will be in the area to direct drivers.
Copyright 2012 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
The Interstate 271 northbound ramp to I-480 westbound has reopened after a deadly crash Friday morning.
Road closures for filming of "Captain America: The Winter Solider" start Saturday and Sunday is the Cleveland Marathon.