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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: August 16, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – The following streets will be closed on Friday, August 18, and Saturday, August 19, due to various events in Downtown Roanoke.

“First and 3rd Fridays on Franklin”: Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  • Franklin Road, between Williamson Road and Jefferson Street

“Downtown Roanoke Sidewalk Sale”: Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Market Street, between Salem and Church Avenues

“VIP’s Bistro & Sports Bar Event”: Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

  • Church Avenue between Jefferson Street and #1 Fire Station

Pickers Paradise”: Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Wall Street between Campbell and Salem Avenues

All parking garages will remain accessible.

Valley Metro buses will run on their usual schedules. Trip planning for Valley Metro buses is available at

Detours will not 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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