Special events leading this weekend to street closings in Chattanooga

Special events leading this weekend to street closings in Chattanooga

May 22nd, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

The Chattanooga Transportation Department has announced that special events this weekend will lead to street closings in Chattanooga.

Closings include:

- M.L. King Boulevard between Broad Street and Georgia Avenue and Market Street between East Eighth Street and East 10th Street will be closed Friday from 5:30 p.m. to midnight for the Nightfall Concert Series. The 800 block of Cherry Street will be closed at King Boulevard and will only be accessible from East Eighth Street. There will be limited handicapped parking in the 900 block of Georgia Avenue on the Miller Park side on the meters covered with Orange "reserved" bags.

- Dorchester Road between Barton Avenue and Sterling Avenue and the curb lane of northbound Hixson Pike from Shady Circle to Minnekahda Place will be closed from Sunday from 6 to 11 a.m. forthe Chattanooga Chase. This event will have runners on the neighborhood streets throughout the Riverview area.

- Reggie White Boulevard between West 19th Street and the entrance to the Skate Park will be closed Sunday from 7 a.m. 7 p.m. for the Chattanooga Market.