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Third Street closed at Walnut this weekend

CINCINNATI (FOX19) -

A major downtown intersection is shut down this weekend while crews complete a 9-month long stretch of work on the Cincinnati Streetcar track.

Third Street at Walnut Street closed Thursday night and will remain blocked off through 6 a.m. Monday.

Then, Walnut Street will close between Third and Fourth streets. Third Street also will close between Walnut and Vine streets.

The weekend closure marks completion of streetcar track work on Walnut Street. 

Crews will focus next on Main Street and already started work on the roadway last month.

Motorists can detour west at Fourth Street and head south at Race Street. Motorists on Third Street can go south on Walnut Street and west at Freedom Way.

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