CDOT Announces Events And Road Closures For July 25-28

Monday, July 22, 2019

Chattanooga Department of Transportation announces the following events and closures for July 25-28.

 

Thursday, July 25

Ales on 8th -  W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed on Thursday, July 25 from 2-11 p.m. This closure will be in effect each Thursday evening through Feb. 27, 2020.       

 

Friday, July 26

Nightfall - Cherry Street will be closed at E MLK Blvd. from 3PM until 12 midnight for Nightfall setup. Market Street will be closed from East 8th Street to East 10th Street, and ML King Blvd. will be closed from Broad Street to Georgia Avenue from 5:30 p.m.-midnight for Nightfall. These closures will be in effect each Friday night through Aug. 30.  

 

Saturday, July 27

Movies in the Park - On Saturday, July 27,  River Street will be closed to Tremont Street from 4:30 p.m.-midnight. Tremont Street will remain open to through traffic. This closure will be in effect for every Saturday in July.

West Village Street Festivals - Pine Street between W 7th Street (south of the the Republic Parking lot) and W M.L. King Blvd, and W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed from 8 a.m.-midnight each Saturday through Dec. 27.

 

 Sunday, July 28

Chattanooga Market - 

Reggie White Boulevard will be closed from the entrance to the pavilion parking lot to W 19th Street from 6 a.m.-8 p.m. each Sunday through Nov. 24.

 

Friday, July 26 - Sunday, July 28

Do Ya Hear We! Music Festival - The alleyway behind the 515 block of Cherokee Blvd will be closed to through traffic starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, July 26 until 10 a.m. on Sunday, July 28 for the Do Ya Hear We! Chattanooga Music Festival.

 

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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