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2022 Street Closures

PRE-EVENT TRAFFIC NOTIFICATION (ELECTRONIC MESSAGE BOARDS)

MONDAY, JUNE 27– TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2022

  • EMB @ Allen Parkway outbound at Bagby (Heritage Society Building side; facing westbound travel; in front of fence)
  • EMB @ Walker at Bagby (Hobby Center side, facing westbound travel; near no parking sign)
  • EMB @ Allen Parkway at Shepherd (facing eastbound travel)
  • EMB @ Allen Parkway at Damico Street (facing eastbound travel; triangular median on Allen Parkway)

PRE-EVENT MBP CLOSURES:
SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 7:00 A.M. – WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 5:00 P.M.

  • Metered Parking along Buffalo Bayou Park between Sabine Street and Gillette Street
    • HPW – place barricade and cones at entrances to parking lane

SATURDAY, JULY 2, 5:00 P.M. – TUESDAY, JULY 5 at 7:00 A.M.

  • Metered Parking at City Hall Annex Surface Lot

SATURDAY, JULY 2, 7:00 A.M. – WEDNESDAY, JULY 6, 5:00 P.M.

  • Metered Parking along Buffalo Bayou Park between Gillette Street and Taft Street
    • HPW – place barricade and cones at Gillette entrance to parking lane

EVENT STREET CLOSURES
SATURDAY, JULY 2, 7:00 A.M. – TUESDAY, JULY 5, 5:00 A.M.

  • Allen Parkway north and southbound exit ramps from I-45 (South and North Freeways)
  • Allen Parkway outbound at Bagby
  • Allen Parkway inbound at Taft
    • (No access to I-45 S/Heiner/Crosby until 5:00 P.M. on TUESDAY, JULY 5)
  • Sabine Street at Memorial Drive & at the Bridge
  • Sabine Street at Bridge, blocking south bound traffic to Allen Parkway
  • Gillette Street (mid-block) by Federal building (after apartment entrance)
  • Walker & Sabine access blocked to Allen Parkway and Sabine Street.
    • I-45 North on-ramp and the loop to McKinney remains open
  • Crosby Street at W. Dallas Street
  • Heiner Street at W. Dallas Street

MONDAY, JULY 4, 8:00 A.M. – 11:00 P.M.

  • Bagby northbound at Dallas
  • Lamar between Smith and Bagby
  • Brazos St. at Dallas

MONDAY, JULY 4, 3:00 P.M – 11:00 P.M

  • Bagby southbound at Rusk

MONDAY, JULY 4, 5:00 P.M. – 10:30 P.M.

  • Silver Street at Memorial Drive
  • Sawyer Street at Washington Avenue
  • Allen Parkway inbound at Waugh
  • Allen Parkway Service Road at Montrose Boulevard (access to residents at all times)
  • Memorial Drive inbound at Waugh Drive
  • Memorial Drive outbound at Bagby

MONDAY, JULY 4, 9:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M. (SHELL Fireworks Display)

  • Sabine Street between Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive

***The Buffalo Bayou Waterway will be closed on Wednesday, JULY 4, from 4:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. between the Capitol Street Bridge and Montrose Boulevard / Studemont Street.

TRAFFIC NOTES: Designated lane for METRO VIP shuttle buses – W. Dallas (between I-45 and Gillette / north curb lane)