Downtown Street Alert

Downtown streets will be impacted this weekend by the Fire Engine Rally (9/9-9/10) and the Walk to End Alzheimer’s (9/10).  See the street closure information below.  Plan ahead for an alternative route or added travel time.

These events have been permitted to close the following streets at the times below; reopenings are subject to change at the discretion of the police.

Candlelight Vigil and Fire Engine Rally
Friday, September 9th at 8pm & Saturday, September 10th at 10am
Poelker Park

fire engine rally 2016

Parade Route: The parade begins at 20th Street and Market Street and will travel east to conclude at 13th Street and Market Street.

 

 

Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, September 10th at 10am
14th Street and Market Street

walk to end alzheimers map

Walk Route: The walk begins at 14th Street and Market Street, heads north on 14th street, west on Chestnut Street, south on 18th Street, east on Market Street and concludes at 14th Street and Market Street.
Run Route: The run begins at 14th Street and Market Street, heads north on 14th Street, west on Chestnut Street, north on 20th Street, west on Pine Street, south on Jefferson Avenue, east on Market Street and concludes at 14th Street and Market Street.

Schedule of Street Impacts for the Fire Engine Rally and Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Friday, September 9th  

4:00pm

  • Chestnut Street will close between Tucker Boulevard and 13th Street

8:00pm

  • Candlelight vigil begins at Poelker Park

Saturday, September 10th

8:00am

  • 14th Street will close between Clark Street and Chestnut Street
  • 20th Street will close between Chestnut Street and Pine Street
  • Jefferson Avenue will close between Pine Street and Market Street
  • Market Street will close between Tucker Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue
  • Chestnut Street will close between 14th Street and 20th Street
  • Pine Street will close between 20th Street and Jefferson Avenue
  • The I-64 Eastbound ramp at 20th Street will close
  • The I-64 Westbound ramp at 21st Street will close

10:00am

  • Fire Engine Rally begins at 20th Street and Market Street
  • Walk to End Alzheimer’s begins at 14th Street and Market Street

12:00pm

  • 14th Street will reopen between Clark Street and Chestnut Street
  • 20th Street will reopen between Chestnut Street and Pine Street
  • Jefferson Avenue will reopen between Pine Street and Market Street
  • Market Street will reopen between Tucker Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue
  • Chestnut Street will reopen between Tucker Boulevard and 20th Street
  • Pine Street will reopen between 20th Street and Jefferson Avenue
  • The I-64 Eastbound ramp at 20th Street will reopen
  • The I-64 Westbound ramp at 21st Street will reopen