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Flying Pig Marathon 2021 Detours & Closures

 Thursday, October 28, 2021
Flying Pig Marathon 2021 Detours & Closures

Notice to riders: ALL routes will be on detour due to the Flying Pig Marathon 2021. There will be 2 different detours depending on the day. This event will be held on Saturday, October 30th & Sunday, October 31st.

  •  Phase I Detour – Saturday, October 30th : Covington Transit Center (CTC) will be CLOSED during the detour hours only *Detour hours: 7AM - 2PM, the new temporary CTC will be at Scott & 6th Streets (Lee’s Chicken)
  • Phase II Detour - Sunday, October 31st : Covington Transit Center (CTC) & Downtown Cincinnati will be CLOSED during the detour hours only *Detour hours: 7AM - 2PM, the new temporary CTC will be at Scott & 6th Streets (Lee’s Chicken)

ALL detours will be from 7AM – 2PM on Saturday (10/30) & 7AM - 2PM Sunday (10/31). Signs will be posted at all bus stops affected directing customers where to access their routes.

  • City of Newport – All roads between 5th Street (north) to the Ohio River will be closed
  • City of Covington – All roads between 5th Street (north) to the Ohio River from Veterans Bridge to Johnson Street are closed (CTC will also be closed @ 7AM - 2PM both days)
  • No service to Downtown Cincinnati beginning at 5AM - 2PM only on Sunday, 10/31 (Interstate exits going into Downtown Cincinnati, Clay wade Bailey & Taylor Southgate Bridges will be closed at 5AM)
  • Due to the CTC being closed both days, ALL routes will use Scott & 6th Streets as a temporary CTC. (Lee’s chicken)

Any customers from 5th Street (north) to the Ohio river will need to access routes below during detour hours:

  • Due to Downtown Newport being closed - All customers will need to access the route 12 at 6th & Monmouth Street (Newport)
  • Due to Downtown Newport being closed - All customers will need to access the route 25 on York at 7th Street (Newport)
  • Due to Downtown Newport being closed - All customers will need to access the route 16 on 11th Street at Isabella (Newport)

All customers that use the CTC & on 4th Street in Covington (Routes: 1, 3, 5, 7, and 8) will need to access routes below:

  • Scott & 6th Streets (Lee’s Chicken)