Street Closings Announced For The Weekend

Monday, October 16, 2017

Here are upcoming street closings:

Thursday:

 

High School Football: Reggie White Blvd.

will be closed between the entrance to the Skate Park and W. 19th St. from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. for the Whitwell vs. Cannon County high school football game crowds. 


Friday:

 

UT Pride of the Southland Band Rally: Reggie White Blvd. will be closed past the entrance to the skate park to W. 19th St. from 8am to 2pm for the Pride of the Southland Band Rally which takes place every year as the band makes their way to the football game between UT and University of Alabama.

Startup Week Parade: The westbound lane of East 11th St. will be closed between Market St. and Columbia St. from 5:30pm to 6:15pmfor the Startup Week Parade lineup. The parade will proceed north on Market St. from E. 11th St. to E. 8th St. with police escorts stopping traffic as the parade moves through town. The parade will disperse on Cherry St. at the Best Town (FOR)ever event. Visit www.startupweekcha.com for more information.


Best Town (FOR)Ever: Cherry St. will be closed between past the UNUM parking lot on 7th and 8th St., as well as 7th St. between Cherry St. and Market St., from 12-11:59 p.m. for the RiverRocks Finale Event - Best Town (FOR)Ever. Come listen to live music, climb a wall, explore the dome, ride in a tethered hot air balloon and more. Visit www.riverrockschattanooga.com/best-town-forever/ for more information.


Saturday:

 

Second Annual Tennessee / Alabama BBQ Cookout: Crutchfield St. will be closed between Wheeler Ave. and Glass St., as well as Taylor St. and Davenport St. from Cheek St. to Crutchfield St. from 4-7 p.m. for this community cookout.


Blocktoberfest: North Tuxedo Ave. will be closed between Brainerd Rd. and Manor Rd. from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for this community block party.

Sunday:


Komen Race for the Cure: The following closures will begin at 1 p.m., and end at 4 p.m., on Sunday, E. 5th St. from E. 3rd St. to Vine St., Vine St. from Douglas St. to Palmetto St., Collins St. and Hampton St. from E. 3rd St. to E. 5th St., Palmetto St. from E. 3rd St. to McCallie Ave., Fortwood Pl. from Oak St. to McCallie Ave., Fortwood St. from Palmetto St. to Wiehl St., with one westbound lane of traffic closed on McCallie Ave. The Susan G. Komen Foundation will host the 18th annual race in and around UTC campus this year.  

 

Chattanooga Market 2017: Oktoberfest is back! Reggie White Blvd. will be closed from the entrance to the Chattanooga Skate Park to West 19th Street from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday. Chattanooga Market is the region’s largest producer-only marketplace, established to provide healthy, fresh produce, artisan foods, as well as locally-produced arts and craft wares to Chattanoogans and community visitors. Visit www.chattanoogamarket.com for more information. 

 

In order to view a map of these closures, please visit: http://www.chattanooga.gov/transportation/traffic-engineering-a-operations/special-events-a-street-closures


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