AWR! Construction Site Trolley Tours!

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The Akron Waterways Renewed! program is offering several two-hour bus tours of the completed and active sewer construction projects around the City of Akron in 2019. The tours will start at the Mustill store (57 W. North St., Akron, Ohio 44304), where attendees will learn all about its significance and the history of the canal, as well as the ongoing Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel (OCIT) work. Immediately following a short video about OCIT and a question and answer period, everyone will board the trolley, and we will visit a variety of basins and green infrastructure sites. 

This is a first-come, first-serve opportunity and we only have availability for the number indicated within the sign-up program. The tour will be primarily by bus, with an opportunity to get out of the bus at construction sites that are not active, weather and time permitting. This tour requires some walking and prolonged standing. If you need to bring a chair, please do so - there is also some walking on uneven surfaces.

For groups of more than 5, or to make accessibility accommodations, please contact Heather Bolestridge at (330) 375-2501.

 

(CLICK ON THE DATE YOU'D LIKE TO ATTEND BELOW TO BE TAKEN TO THE SIGN UP LINK)

 

2019 Tour Dates

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