A trailer preview for "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" shows a shot of a car exploding on the Cleveland West Shoreway.
CLEVELAND - Attention all riders, Captain RTA is saving you money and aggravation by handing out free RTA passes on the city's west side Tuesday morning.
According to RTA officials, the filming of "Captain America: Winter Soldier" has created monumental traffic tie ups in downtown Cleveland. So, RTA is answering commuters' calls for a fix to avenge the dastardly driving dilemma.
Captain RTA will be on the ground beginning Tuesday to make things right, handing out free RTA passes. The passes will be perfect for trading in the road for the rail to get into town.
Captain RTA will be joined by superhero street teams to overcome the traffic gridlock.
The passes will be handed out at the Detroit Superior Bridge from 7 – 9 a.m.
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Cleveland charged the filmmakers of the new Captain America movie more than $200,000 for filming in the city streets.
In the Ambler Heights Historic District of Cleveland Heights across from Halle's Mansion sits Harcourt Manor.
Two major films being shot at the same time would not have been an easy feat for many other cities.
Movie crews have been in Cleveland for more than a month.
Cleveland City Councilman Matt Zone is calling for an assessment of Cleveland's permit pricing after NewsChannel5 reported that the "Captain America" crews paid $20 to shut down parts of the Detroit Shoreway for two weeks.
Documents show that the "Captain America: The Winter Soldier " movie paid $20 in permit fees to shut down the Detroit Shoreway between East 9th Street and Lake Avenue for two weeks.
Rich Keller had plenty of business tending to cars in his shop within sight of the west side of the Lorain Avenue bridge.
The gridlock in Cleveland during a Hollywood film shoot could be wrapping up.
The large explosions that have rocked downtown during the filming of the latest Captain America movies have been dramatic. But not as dramatic as the plot twist that Cleveland drivers had to deal with for the past two weeks.