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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: February 5, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Downtown streets closure notification

ROANOKE, VA - On Saturday, Feb 6, there will be several streets closed from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM due to the "Wazupwidis 5K Urban-Cross Race" event in Downtown Roanoke. The following streets will be closed to through traffic:

- Market Street, between Salem Avenue and Norfolk Avenue

- Norfolk Avenue westbound, between Market Street and 1 ½ Street SW

- 3rd Street northbound, between Campbell Avenue and Norfolk Avenue

- Centre Avenue eastbound, between Henry Street and Jefferson Street

- Jefferson Street southbound, between Centre Avenue and Shenandoah
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- Salem Avenue eastbound, between 4th Street SW and 2nd Street SW

- Salem Avenue, between Williamson Road and Jefferson Street

- Wall Street, between Salem Avenue and Campbell Avenue

- Williamson Road southbound right turn lane, between Shenandoah Avenue and Salem Avenue

Due to this event, on-street parking may be temporarily restricted.
Towers Garage will remain accessible from Jefferson Street. All other parking garages and parking lots will remain accessible throughout this event.

Valley Metro buses will run on their usual schedules. Trip planning on Valley Metro buses is available via Google Transit at

For more information visit or contact Dwayne Nelms, City of Roanoke, at 540-853-5482.

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