Streets to close for events, construction
May 02, 2014 | 619 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Summer is the peak time of year for street closures by event organizers, construction and utilities.

Motorists should use alternate routes to avoid those areas if possible. Otherwise, please drive carefully in those areas and observe detour and warning signs.

Streets surrounding the Bradley County Courthouse will be closed from 5 p.m. this afternoon until 8 Saturday evening for the Relay for Life of Bradley County fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. According to the event permit applications, organizers anticipate 3,000 people in attendance.

As a reminder, streets around the Bradley County Courthouse will be closed the fourth Saturday of each month from 1 to 7 p.m. until October for the MainStreet Cruise-In.

According to the event permit application, organizers expect 450 cars and 2,000 people in attendance.

Church Street will be closed May 5 until July 15 between Central Avenue and Sixth Street, for street widening and improvements associated with construction of Lee University’s new communications building.