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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: May 26, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – There will be several street closures due to various events occurring Friday May 27th through Sunday, May 29th.

Festival in the Park:
- Starting Friday at 2:00 PM through Sunday at 11:00 PM, Franklin Street will be closed between Jefferson Street and Williamson Rd

AEP Festival in the Park 5k and 10k Run:
- Saturday from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Jefferson Street will be closed between Elm Ave and Walnut Ave, also Walnut Avenue between Jefferson St and Hamilton Terrace

CWA District 2-13 Rally at Verizon:
- Saturday from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Luck Avenue will be closed between 2nd Street and 3rd Street, also 3rd Street between Luck Ave and Franklin Rd.

Access to all parking garages will remain accessible.

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

No detours will be established

Signs & Barricades:

The City of Roanoke will furnish all barricades, signs, cones, etc.

Contact Persons:

Dwayne Nelms, City of Roanoke, 540-853-5482

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