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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: October 5, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – Several streets will be closed for the following events occurring Friday October 7th and Saturday October 8th.

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

Run 4 Their Lives
The following streets will be closed on Saturday from 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM:

- 4th Street SW, between Church and Luck Avenue
- 4th Street SW, between Campbell Avenue and Salem Avenue
- 3rd Street SW, between Church Avenue and Campbell Avenue
- Jefferson Street, between Shenandoah Avenue and Wells Avenue
- Jefferson Street, between Wells Avenue and Gilmer Avenue
- Gilmer Avenue, between Jefferson Street and 2nd Street NE
- Patton Avenue, between Jefferson Street and 2nd Street NE
- 2nd Street NE, between Madison Avenue and Gilmer Avenue

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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