The Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail will be closed south of the intersection of Highland Road for a distance of about 4,100 feet from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays Novmeber 7, 2016 through January 15, 2017, according to a news release.

There will be no detour available.

During this time, there may be a two-week continuous closure, which will be announced later.

The temporary closure is necessary for public safety while the park works to stabilize the bank of the Cuyahoga River along the trail.