The reopening of Metro's Government Square on Aug. 14 will signal another completed phase in downtown Cincinnati's facelift. Metr'™s General Manager Michael Setzer says the new design will be "a lot more modern and attractive," and provide service that's "more and more consumer-oriented."

The new outdoor transit station will unveil signage that's easier to understand, as well as a new paint scheme and some new buses. The design features pink granite and stainless steel, and a layout that keeps buses from waiting in line. The safer setup also means buses no longer pull out onto Fifth Street.

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