City closes part of Western Hills viaduct due to falling debris

Clubs and Organizations

July 18, 2017

Cincinnati officials closed the lower deck of the Western Hills Viaduct Tuesday afternoon due to falling debris from the upper deck. The city announced the closure via tweet at 4:34 p.m., "out of abundance of caution." Rocky Perz, director of communications for Cincinnati, estimated that the entire bridge should reopen within a day or two. Merz said this typically happens three or four times a year, as