Traffic Alerts

Hickory Street

W North St to Memorial Pky

Starts: November 4, 2015
Ends: August 31, 2019

No Access (Detour Posted)

Kenny / Obayashi V, A Joint Venture working with Kenmore Construction Co. and the City of Akron, have closed Hickory Street between W. North Street and Memorial Parkway. Local residents and emergency vehicle access on Hickory Street will be permitted. Access to Hickory from Silver Street will no longer be permitted. The closure is for the continuing work on the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel (OCIT) project. The temporary relocation of the Towpath Trail to Hickory Street from Maple Street to near Memorial Parkway is in place.
The posted detour route is: West North Street, North Howard Street, Cuyahoga Street, Memorial Parkway and the reverse.
Closure is expected to be in place through August 31, 2019.