UPDATE: 2018 Riverbend road closings
With the 2018 edition of Riverbend set to begin Friday, a few roads around the downtown riverfront area will? be closed.
UPDATE: The following roads will be closed around the Riverbend Festival beginning on Sunday, June 3rd until Monday, June 18th:
- Riverfront Parkway, from Aquarium Way to Molly Lane
- The southbound off-ramp from Veterans Bridge
- Power Alley from Aquarium Way to Riverfront Parkway
- Chestnut Street from Aquarium Way to Riverfront Parkway
Chattanooga Police said drivers should also be aware that traffic on Highway 27 southbound will be reduced to one lane near the 4th street on-ramp each night. The department explained that "this will help cars merge onto Hwy 27 quickly as the festival ends each night."
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