CDOT Announces Upcoming Events And Street Closures Sept. 13-17

Monday, September 10, 2018

Thursday, September 13

 

Tennessee Tow Show 2018 - W 13th Street between Fort and Chestnut Streets and Fort Street between W 13th and W 14th Streets will be closed for the Tennessee Tow Show from Thursday, September 13 at 8 am until Sunday, September 16 at 9 am.

 

Friday, September 14

 

UNUM Carnival of Caring - Walnut Street between E 5th Street and E 6th Street will be closed from 9 am until 4 pm on Friday, September 14.

 

Miller Park Grand Opening - M.L. King Blvd and E 10th Street between Market Street and Georgia Ave will be closed on Friday, September 14 from 5 pm until 11 pm for the grand opening on Miller Park.

 

West Village Out on 8th  - W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed from 2 pm on August 31st until  8AM on Saturday, September 1st.  

This closure will be in effect each Friday night through October 27, 2018.

  

 

Saturday, September 15

 

 

Trail of Tears Memorial Ride - Reggie White Blvd will be closed on Saturday, September 15 from 6 am until 10 am.

 

A Walk for Cammy's Cause - The curb lanes and parking lanes of Riverfront Pkwy will be closed between Molly Street and W Main Street on Saturday, September 15 from 7:30 am until 10 am.

 

West Village Street Festivals Pine Street between W 7th Street and W M.L. King Blvd, and 

W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed from 8 am until midnight each Saturday through January 19, 2019

 

 

Sunday, September 16

 

Run for the Fund - St Elmo Avenue between W 32nd Street and Holmes Street will be closed on Sunday, September 16 from 7 am until 11 am

 

Chattanooga Market - Reggie White Boulevard will be closed from the entrance to the pavilion parking lot to W 19th Street from 6:00 am until 8:00 pm each Sunday through November 18.

 

Monday, September 17, 2018

 

CFD Live Burn - The unit block of 

Myrtle Ave will be closed on Monday, September 17 until Friday, September 21 for fire recruit training.  


View CDOT's map of event and road closures for full details of these activities and other projects underway in our public space.     

 



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