Road Closings For Springfield's Route 66 Mother Road Festival

Sep 20, 2016

    

The City of Springfield Office of Public Works has announced that due to the International Route 66 Mother Road Festival, the following areas will be closed to traffic starting at 12-noon on Friday, September 23:

  • 5th Street between Jefferson Street and Capitol Avenue;
  • 6th Street between Capitol Avenue and Jefferson Street;
  • Washington Street between 4th and 7th Streets;
  • Adams Street between 4th and 5th Streets;
  • Adams Street between 6th Street and 7th Streets;
  • Monroe Street between 4th and 7th Streets;
  • Capitol Avenue between 4th and 7th Streets.

Starting 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, the following additional streets will be closed to traffic:

  • 7th Street between Jefferson Street and Capitol Avenue;
  • 4th Street between Jackson Street and Washington Street;
  • Washington Street between 7th Street and 9th Street.

Starting at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23, the International Route 66 Mother Road Festival cruise will start at the Capital City Shopping Center on Dirksen Parkway; proceed west on Stevenson Drive; and turn North on 6th Street into the downtown area.