Several Downtown Streets Closed For Friday Evening Event
Friday, April 21st, a planned event will require closure of serveral Downtown streets.
1st Street between Walnut and Poplar Street will be closed beginning at 4:30 p.m. and will remain closed the duration of the event, to secure the starting line, awards and disbanding of the event. Motorist should expect closings and delays in this area during the event. See the below map for details on temporary street closings.
Elm Street between 1st and 3rd Streets will also be closed during the 1-mile and 400 yard dash events.
Business owners, their employees and any other persons in the area will be assisted while leaving the area, since this closure will occur during a weekday and during late afternoon to early evening hours.
The event registration will begin at 5:00 p.m and will end at approximately 9:00 pm. There will be a 400 yard dash beginning at 6:15 pm, a one-mile walk/run beginning at 6:30 pm hours, a 10K beginning at 5:00 pm, and a 5K beginning at 8:00 pm. Members of the Rogers Police Department will be providing traffic control and security throughout this event. These officers will monitor the traffic flow along the route.