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Football Game Day Street Closures and Parking Restrictions

The University of Michigan will have seven home football games in 2021: Sept 4th, Sept 11th, Sept 18th, Sept 25th, Oct 23rd, Nov 6th, and Nov 27th

The following streets near the football stadium will be closed three hours before a game through the end of the game, with the exception of south bound South Main Street, which will be closed one hour before the game through the end of the game. ​

  • East Keech Street between South Main and Greene Streets

  • Westbound right turn lane on East Stadium Boulevard (onto South Main Street) just south of the Michigan Stadium

  • South Main Street to both local and through traffic from Stadium Boulevard to Pauline.

  • Limited access to parking permit holders on Greene Street from East Hoover to Keech streets​

These road closures were approved by City Council on Aug 2, 2021:


For more information about road closures, visit the City's website:



Additionally, there will be parking restrictions from 8 AM to midnight on home football game days. A map of the parking restrictions is copied below.

For more information about parking restrictions, visit the City's website: