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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: June 16, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – There will be several street closures due to various events occurring Friday June 17th through Saturday, June 20th, 2016.

First & 3rd Fridays on Franklin:
- On Friday from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM Franklin Street will be closed, between Jefferson Street and Williamson Rd

Race 13.1:
- On Saturday from 6:00 AM to 10:30 AM Reserve Avenue will be closed between Franklin Road and Jefferson Street

Light Up the Night 5K:
The following streets will be closed on Saturday from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM:
- Williamson Road between Elm Avenue and Jefferson Street – ALL LANES
- Walnut Avenue between Jefferson Street and Piedmont Street – ALL LANES
- Albemarle Avenue eastbound lanes between Williamson and Jefferson Street

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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