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Several downtown streets to be closed Friday

Published: February 3, 2014, 1:57 pm, by Ned Hunter

Put your walking shoes on this Friday as many downtown streets will be closed to automobile traffic for the local Winter Olympics opening celebration.

From 8 a.m. to midnight: Tejon Street will be closed from Platte Avenue to Pikes Peak Avenue.

From 8 a.m. to midnight: Bijou Street will be closed from Nevada Avenue to Cascade Avenue

From 1 p.m. to midnight:  Kiowa Street will be closed from Nevada Avenue to Cascade Street.

Lane Closures along certain streets also will occur from 6 to 7 p.m. this Friday.

A.)  The northbound lanes of Cascade Avenue from Pikes Peak Avenue to Cascade Street will be closed.

B.)   The eastbound and westbound lanes on Platte Avenue from Cascade Street to Nevada Avenue will be closed.

C.)    Southbound Nevada Avenue from Platte Avenue to Pike Peak Avenue will be closed.

D.)   And westbound Pikes Peak Avenue from Nevada Avenue to Cascade Street will be closed during this time.

These times were all in affect as of Monday.

All times and street and lane closures are subject to change.

street closures map