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Roanoke Street Closing Updates

Posted on: September 13, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Downtown – Weekend Street Closure Update

ROANOKE, VA – The following streets will be closed on Friday, September 15, and Saturday, September 16, 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 Jefferson Street and Williamson Road

“Virginia Craft Spirits Showcase”: Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • Wall Street between Salem and Campbell Avenues

“Henry Street Heritage Festival”: Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

  • Jefferson Street between Elm Avenue and Bullitt Avenue

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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