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Bengals game day traffic notes

As we begin another exciting season of Cincinnati Bengals football, fans are reminded of the following restrictions around Paul Brown Stadium on game days:

Pregame - These roads will close 3-4 hours before a game to handle pedestrian crowds and, unless listed on the Postgame list, will not be reopened when the game begins:

  • Central Avenue (northbound) closed between Mehring Way and West Pete Rose Way
  • Elm Street closed between Second Street and Mehring Way
  • Freedom Way closed between Elm Street and Race Street
  • Smith Street (northbound) closed between Mehring Way and Pete Rose Way

Postgame - Roads are closed after the game to accommodate traffic leaving the parking lots. These roads will close around th fourth quarter and will remain closed until traffic has cleared the area.

  • Central Avenue closed between West Pete Rose Way and Mehring Way
  • Central Avenue (southbound) closed between Seventh Street and Fourth Street
  • Elm Street closed between Second Street and Mehring Way
  • Race Street (southbound) closed between Second Street and Freedom Way
  • Freedom Way closed between Rosa Parks Street and Elm Street
  • Joe Nuxhall Way (southbound) closed between Second Street and Mehring Way
  • Mehring Way closed to westbound through traffic at Joe Nuxhall Way
  • Gest Street closed between Linn Street and Mehring Way
  • Third Street (eastbound) closed between Clay Wade Bailey Bridge and Central Avenue
  • Fourth Street closed between Elm Street and Plum Street
  • West Pete Rose Way (eastbound) closed between Gest Street and Central Avenue
  • NO LEFT TURN from Third Street or Sixth Street to southbound Central Avenue

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