Emergency Red Line Shutdown 

Dec 10, 2021

Emergency Red Line Shutdown  


December 9, 2021

For Immediate release 

Cleveland, OH – An emergency shutdown of the Red Line between Cedar and Windermere Stations is required to repair a damaged communication’s wire.  The shutdown will begin on Friday, December 10 at approximately 1:00 am and will last through Sunday, December 12, 2021, until approximately 3:00 am. The damaged communication’s wire enables RTA to obtain data and oversee rail operations on the Eastside.   

RTA will operate 66R Red Line Replacement Bus Service between Cedar and Windermere during the shutdown.  Riders can utilize Transit App to plan their trips and see when their bus will arrive at their stop.   


Natoya J. Walker Minor

Deputy General Manager, Administration & External Affairs
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
1240 West 6th Street  |  Cleveland, Oh 44113
Email:  natoya.walker-minor@gcrta.org
Desk:  216.356.3110     |   Cell:  216.647.3614