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Road closures, no parking areas planned for Thunder Over Louisville

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – With thousands of people expected to head downtown for Thunder Over Louisville you may want to plan your route before you head out.

The Louisville Metro Police Department released the following scheduled street closures ahead of the April 12, 2014 event:

10 a.m. Friday, April 11 to 2 p.m. Sunday, April 13

  • River Road from Bingham Way to Sixth Street
  • Bingham Way west from Witherspoon Street (Joe's Crab Shack) to River Road

1 p.m. Friday, April 11 to 9 a.m. Sunday, April 13

  • Witherspoon Street from Preston Street to Brook Street
  • Floyd and Washington North closed - only open to residents
  • River Road from Preston Street to Witherspoon Street

8 p.m. Friday, April 11 to 9 a.m. Sunday, April 13

  • Ramp from westbound Interstate 64 to Third Street (If concert at the KFC Yum Center, this ramp will be open) (exit south onto 3rd Street only until ramp closure - River Road will be closed on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 10 am)
  • Ramp from Second Street to eastbound Interstate 64 (If concert at the KFC Yum Center, the 2nd Street ramp will be used for egress)

8 a.m. Saturday, April 12 to 1 a.m. Sunday, April 13

  • 2nd Street north from Main Street

9 a.m. Saturday, April 12 to 1 a.m. Sunday, April 13 (Local traffic and pass traffic will be allowed provided there are no pedestrian safety issues. Residents and businesses within the closure area will need to contact LMPD for passes.)

  • River Road from Witherspoon Street to Preston Street
  • Frankfort Avenue from River Road to Story Avenue (local and Vehicle Impoundment Lot traffic only)
  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to Second Street
  • Witherspoon Street from Preston Street to Adams Street
  • Washington Street from First Street to Second Street
  • Preston Street from Washington Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Floyd Street from Washington Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Brook Street from Washington Street to Witherspoon Street
  • First Street from Washington Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Second Street from Main Street to River Road
  • Third Street from Main Street to River Road (access will be allowed to parking garages)

6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12

  • Ramp from Muhammad Ali Boulevard to Interstate 65 northbound

8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12

  • Interstate 65 northbound from Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) to Interstate 64
  • Interstate 65 southbound from Interstate 265 (Indiana) to Interstate 64
  • Interstate 64 westbound from Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) to 22nd Street
  • Interstate 64 eastbound from Interstate 264 (Shawnee Expressway) to Interstate 65
  • Interstate 71 southbound from Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) to Interstate 65

Clark Memorial Bridge (Second Street Bridge) Closures

  • Thursday, April 10 from 9:30 a.m. to midnight
  • Friday, April 11 - All day
  • Saturday, April 12 - All day
  • Sunday, April 13 - Midnight to 2 p.m.

 

LMPD also released the following no parking areas:

 10 a.m. Friday, April 11 to Midnight Saturday, April 12

  • River Road from 8th Street to Bingham Way
  • Bingham Way from River Road to Witherspoon Street
  • Witherspoon Street from Bingham Way to Preston Street
  • River Road from Preston Street to Witherspoon Street

All day Saturday, April 12

Main Street from Clay Street to 22nd Street

  • Mellwood Avenue from Spring Street to Zorn Avenue
  • Market Street from Baxter Avenue to Tenth Street
  • Johnson Street from Market Street to Story Avenue
  • Liberty Street from Baxter Avenue to Roy Wilkins Boulevard
  • Baxter Avenue from Main Street to Broadway
  • Chestnut Street from First Street to Roy Wilkins Boulevard
  • Jacob Street from Second Street to First Street
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Woodbine Street
  • Oak Street from Floyd Street to Eighth Street (south side only)
  • Kentucky Street from Sixth Street to Fourth Street
  • Washington Street from Second Street to Preston Street
  • Witherspoon Street from Second Street to River Road
  • River Road from Witherspoon Street to Blankenbaker Lane
  • First Street from Witherspoon Street to College Street
  • First Street from College Street to Cardinal (west side)
  • Second Street from Main Street to College Street
  • Third Street from River Road to Eastern Parkway
  • Fourth Street from Broadway to Winkler Avenue
  • Fifth Street from Main Street to Broadway
  • Armory Place from Liberty Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Sixth Street from River Road to Hill Street
  • Seventh Street from Washington Street to Liberty Street
  • Eighth Street from Washington Street to Broadway
  • Ninth Street from Main Street to Market Street
  • Roy Wilkins Boulevard from Market Street to Myrtle Street
  • Seventh Street from Myrtle Street to Algonquin Parkway
  • 15th Street from Main Street to Portland Avenue
  • 22nd Street from Bank Street to Northwestern Parkway
  • Portland Avenue from 15th Street to 22nd Street (north side only)
  • Lexington Road from Baxter Avenue to Payne Street
  • Broadway from Barret Avenue to 12th Street
  • Floyd Street from Witherspoon Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Muhammad Ali Boulevard from Clay Street to Roy Wilkins Boulevard
  • Brook Street from Witherspoon Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Jackson Street from Main Street to Market Street
  • Jefferson Street from Preston Street to Roy Wilkins Boulevard
  • Adams Street from Witherspoon Street to Story Avenue
  • Spring Street from Story Avenue to Lexington Avenue
  • Frankfort Avenue from River Road to Story Avenue (tow lot and local traffic only)
  • Baxter Avenue from Broadway to Highland Avenue (west side only)
  • Bardstown Road from Broadway to Taylorsville Road (west side only)

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