PUBLIC SERVICE DEPARTMENT

Engineering Division
732 City Hall 124 West Michigan Avenue Lansing, Michigan 48933 (517) 483-4455 FAX: (517) 483-6082 http://publicservice.lansingmi.gov

For Immediate Release November 20 & 21, 2013

Primary Contact: Richard LaMay 517/483-6034 Secondary Contact: Mitch Whisler 517/483-4249

TRAFFIC ADVISORY
DOWNTOWN TRAVEL LANE REDUCTIONS AND STREET CLOSURES FOR THE 29th ANNUAL SILVER BELLS IN THE CITY The City of Lansing Public Service Department announces the following travel lane reductions and street closures will be in effect on Friday November 22, 2013, for the 29th annual Silver Bells in the City. Closed from 9:00 a.m. through 11:00 p.m.: Allegan Street between Washington Square and Grand Avenue for the Silver Bells Village. Closed for parade staging: Washington Avenue from St. Joseph Street to Lenawee Street - 12:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Hillsdale Street from Capitol Avenue to Grand Avenue - 12:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Closed for the Silver Bells Events (Actual start times will vary the posted times are approximates): Washington Square from Lenawee Street to Washtenaw Street - 4:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Washington Square from Washtenaw Street to Ottawa Street - 4:00 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. Michigan Avenue from Grand Avenue to Capitol Avenue - 4:00 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. Allegan Street from Capitol Avenue to Washington Square - 4:00 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. Capitol Avenue from Ottawa Street to Allegan Street - 4:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. Ottawa Street from Grand Avenue to Capitol Avenue - 5:15 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Washtenaw Street between Capitol Avenue and Grand Avenue - 4:30 P.M. to 8:30P.M. Lenawee Street between Capitol Avenue and Grand Avenue – 5:15 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Kalamazoo Street between Capitol Avenue and Grand Avenue – 4:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. St Joseph Street between I-496 Exit 7A and Washington Avenue - 5:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Washtenaw Street between Townsend St. and Capitol Avenue – 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M Kalamazoo Street between Townsend St. and Capitol Avenue – 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M Closed for Fireworks: Walnut Street between Washtenaw Street and Ottawa Street - 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Lane reductions will be in effect at the following locations: Washington Avenue northbound from Main St to St. Joseph St – 12:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Allegan Street between Walnut Street and Capitol Avenue - 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Capitol Avenue between Ionia Street and Ottawa Street – 2:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Capitol Avenue between Allegan Street and St. Joseph Street - 3:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Allegan Street between Capitol Avenue and Washington Square – 9:00 A.M. to 11:30 P.M. St. Joseph Street between Grand Avenue and Capitol Avenue – 12:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Ottawa Street between Grand Avenue and Capitol Avenue – 3:30 P.M. to 10:30 P.M. 1

PUBLIC SERVICE DEPARTMENT
Engineering Division
732 City Hall 124 West Michigan Avenue Lansing, Michigan 48933 (517) 483-4455 FAX: (517) 483-6082 http://publicservice.lansingmi.gov

As a reminder, there will be available FREE PARKING AFTER 5:00 P.M. in all City of Lansing owned parking ramps, along with the Lansing Community College parking ramp and State of Michigan parking lots (on Kalamazoo Street and Seymour Street). Additional information and colored maps may be found at www.lansingmi.gov or www.silverbellsinthecity.org. Event Parking Restrictions Map

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PUBLIC SERVICE DEPARTMENT
Engineering Division
732 City Hall 124 West Michigan Avenue Lansing, Michigan 48933 (517) 483-4455 FAX: (517) 483-6082 http://publicservice.lansingmi.gov

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