President Barack Obama will visit Sandusky this Thursday in Washington Park.
The visit is part of a two-day "Betting on America" bus tour through Northern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. Stops are also scheduled in Maumee, Parma and Pittsburgh. The time for the President's stop in Sandusky is set for 3:40 p.m. according to a release from the campaign.
The Register filmed the above invitation, which we then shared with the campaigns, earlier this year.
EDITOR'S NOTE: We currently do not have information on how residents can attend the event, but we will post it here as soon as we get it.
The city has announced the following street closures for the event.
Due to a special event taking place in downtown Sandusky on Thursday, July 5, the following road closures will be in effect from 12 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.:
The parameters of the road closures will include:
Jackson Street to the West,
Hancock Street to the East,
Market Street to the North,
and Adams Street to the South
There will be restricted access to Washington Park.
Parking will not be available in these areas between 12 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., including the Key Bank parking lot on Washington Row.
Residents who live in this area will be able to travel to and from their homes with a valid ID only.
Be sure to check the Sandusky Register and back here at sanduskyregister.com for more information and live coverage of the event on Thursday.