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Downtown Weekend Street Closures May 5 to Oct 31, 2022

At the March 21, 2022 meeting, Council unanimously passed DC-6 (Resolution 22-0546) "Resolution to Approve Downtown Street Closures for Restaurant and Retail Use"

https://a2gov.legistar.com/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=5525804&GUID=A5AC898F-037C-4667-9A57-48C8064380E3


From Thursday May 5 through Monday October 31, 2022, weekend downtown street closures from 4 PM Thursday through 6 AM Monday will be permitted so that restaurants and retail businesses adjacent or near to the closed streets are able to use the street for seating and sales. The closures will happen at the the locations below:

  • Main Street from William to Washington

  • West Liberty Street from Ashley to Main

  • East Liberty Street from Main to Fourth

  • West Washington Street from Ashley to Main (this closure will be 24 hours/day, 7 days/week)

 

I posted about the downtown street closures approved in 2021 here:

https://www.a2elnel.com/post/downtown-weekend-street-closures-april-1-to-aug-30-2021


I posted about the downtown street closures approved in 2020 here:

https://www.a2elnel.com/post/downtown-healthy-streets-closures-every-weekend-through-aug-23rd