Street closures on campus Friday evening

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Traffic may be affected between 5 and 8:15 p.m.

Streets in and around the TU campus will be closed for a brief time on Friday evening for a 5K/1M run sponsored by Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. The following streets will be closed to through traffic:

• Florence Avenue from 7th Street to 8th Street, 5 to 8:15 p.m.
• 8th Street from Florence Place to Tucker Drive (west side), 6 to 8 p.m.
• Tucker Drive from 7th Street to 11th Street, 6 to 8 p.m.
• Gary Place from 4th Place to 5th Place, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.
• 4th Place from Evanston Avenue to Gary Place, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.
• 5th Place from Florence Avenue to Gary Place, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.
• Evanston Avenue from 4th Place to 5th Street, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.

The races will start and end at Mabee Gym.

A map of the impact closures may be found here.

These street closures may directly affect students living in campus apartments, as the parking lots for some campus communities will have limited access between 6 and 8 p.m. Security officers will be on hand to direct traffic along the affected streets.

Drivers who are not coming to watch or participate in this event should avoid this area.