Street Closures

The following streets will be closed during the following times.

Thursday, October 18 - Sunday, October 21, 2018 - World's Largest Halloween Party at the Zoo

4 pm - 10 pm

  • Illinois Avenue from Trevilian Way to Taylor Avenue
  • Illinois Avenue & Trevilian Way (no cross traffic)
  • Trevilian Way from Poplar Level Road to Newburg Road
  • Poplar Level Road from Taylor Avenue to Trevilian Way
  • Russell Avenue from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Grenade Avenue from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Marwood Place from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Trevilian Way - westbound traffic from Newburg Road will only have access to the Zoo

No Parking Areas

4 pm - 10 pm

  • Joe Creason Tennis Courts
  • Ridgefield Road
  • Oakhill Road
  • Tycoon Way
  • Illinois Avenue from Taylor Avenue to O'Daniel Avenue


Saturday, October 20, 2018 - Urban Bourbon 1/2 Marathon (Race Map)

6 am - 2 pm

  • Jefferson Street from Seventh Street to Second Street
  • Second Street from Jefferson Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Second Street to Brook Street
  • Brook Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Witherspoon Street from First Street to River Road
  • River Road from Preston Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Muhammad Ali Boulevard from Third Street to Chestnut Street
  • Campbell Street from Muhammad Ali Boulevard to Chestnut Street
  • Chestnut Street from Campbell Street to Baxter Avenue
  • Lexington Road from Baxter Avenue to Cherokee Park Scenic Loop
  • Cherokee Park Scenic Loop
  • Cherokee Parkway from Willow Avenue to Grinstead Drive
  • Cherokee Parkway from Grinstead Drive to Baxter Avenue
  • Grinstead Drive from Lexington Road to Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Cherokee Road/Broadway to Liberty Street
  • Eighth Street from Liberty Street to Muhammad Ali Boulevard
  • Muhammad Ali Boulevard from Third Street to Eighth Street
  • Liberty Street from Eighth Street to Third Street


Sunday, October 21, 2018 - Bardstown Road Cyclouvia

11 am - 6 pm

  • Bardstown Road from Douglass Boulevard to Baxter Avenue/Highland Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Highland Avenue to Broadway

No Parking Areas

11 am - 6 pm

  • Bardstown Road from Douglass Boulevard to Baxter Avenue/Highland Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Highland Avenue to Broadway


Thursday, October 25 - Sunday, October 28, 2018 - World's Largest Halloween Party at the Zoo

4 pm - 10 pm

  • Illinois Avenue from Trevilian Way to Taylor Avenue
  • Illinois Avenue & Trevilian Way (no cross traffic)
  • Trevilian Way from Poplar Level Road to Newburg Road
  • Poplar Level Road from Taylor Avenue to Trevilian Way
  • Russell Avenue from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Grenade Avenue from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Marwood Place from Poplar Level Road to Illinois Avenue
  • Trevilian Way - westbound traffic from Newburg Road will only have access to the Zoo

No Parking Areas

4 pm - 10 pm

  • Joe Creason Tennis Courts
  • Ridgefield Road
  • Oakhill Road
  • Tycoon Way
  • Illinois Avenue from Taylor Avenue to O'Daniel Avenue


Saturday, October 27, 2018 - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue

No Parking Areas

4 am - 11 am

  • Witherspoon Street from Brook Street to River Road
  • River Road from East Witherspoon Street to West Witherspoon Street 
  • Preston Street from Witherspoon Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Preston Street to Story Avenue/Baxter Avenue
  • Baxter Avenue from Market Street to Main Street
  • Hancock Street from Main Street to Witherspoon Street
  • Wenzel Street from Market Street to Main Street
  • Market Street from Wenzel Street to Baxter Avenue


Friday, November 2, 2018 & Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Breeder's Cup

7 am - 11 pm (both days)

  • Central Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Floyd Street
  • Ninth Street from Central Avenue to Heywood Avenue
  • Ninth Street from Central Avenue to alleyway south of Homeview Drive
  • Homeview Drive from Bohannon Avenue to Ninth Street
  • Warren Avenue from Thornberry Avenue to Homeview Drive
  • Bohannon Avenue from Homeview Drive to turnaround just south of Central Avenue
  • Racine Avenue from Bohannon Avenue to Ninth Street
  • Alleyway just south of Homeview Drive from Warren Avenue to Ninth Street
  • Fourth Street from Heywood Avenue to Oakdale Avenue

5 pm - 11 pm (both days)

  • Southern Parkway - All four (4) lanes will be routed southbound from Oakdale Avenue to Woodlawn Avenue (no northbound traffic)
  • At Third Street and Eastern Parkway - southbound traffic will be rerouted to eastbound Eastern Parkway

5:30 pm - 9 pm (both days)

  • Interstate 264 (Watterson Expressway) - eastbound and westbound ramps to Taylor Boulevard

No Parking Areas

Midnight - 9 pm (Friday) & Midnight to 11 pm (Saturday)

  • Floyd Street from Warnock Street to Park Boulevard
  • Central Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Seventh Street
  • Third Street from the Watterson Expressway to Cardinal Boulevard
  • Fourth Street from Central Avenue to Longfield Avenue
  • Fifth Street From Longfield Avenue to Florence Avenue 
  • Ninth Street from Heywood Avenue to Homeview Drive
  • Bohannon Avenue from Central Avenue to Queen Avenue
  • Homeview Drive from Ninth Street to Taylor Boulevard
  • Longfield Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Fourth Street
  • Oakdale Avenue from Fourth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Queen Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Churchill Downs Gate
  • Racine Avenue from Ninth Street to Taylor Boulevard
  • Southern Parkway from Oakdale Avenue to Southern Heights Avenue
  • Taylor Boulevard from Winkler Avenue to Watterson Expressway
  • Winkler Avenue from Third Street to Rodman Street
  • Rodman Street from Winkler Avenue to Central Avenue
  • Winn Avenue from Fourth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Wizard Avenue from Longfield Avenue to Queen Avenue
  • Warren Avenue from Oleanda Avenue to Homeview Drive 
  • Oleanda Avenue from Wizard Avenue to Warren Avenue
  • Peachtree Avenue from Queen Avenue to Oleanda Avenue (east side only)
  • Dearcy Avenue from Longfield Avenue to Queen Avenue
  • Vetter Avenue from Queen Avenue to Oleanda Avenue (east side only)
  • Thornberry Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Warren Avenue
  • Kenton Avenue from Fifth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Evelyn Avenue from Fifth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Fairmont Avenue from Fifth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Whitney Avenue from Fifth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Lansing Avenue from Fifth Street to Southern Parkway
  • Fifth Street from Longfield Avenue to Fairmont Avenue
  • Fourth Street from Longfield Avenue to Winn Avenue
  • Helm Street from Boxley Avenue to Central Avenue 
  • Farmington Avenue from Floyd Street to Crittenden Drive
  • Burton Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Rodman Street
  • Arcade Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Seventh Street

7 am - 11 pm (both days)

  • Central Avenue from Taylor Boulevard to Floyd Street
  • Ninth Street from Central Avenue to Heywood Avenue
  • Ninth Street from Central Avenue to alleyway south of Homeview Drive
  • Homeview Drive from Bohannon Avenue to Ninth Street
  • Warren Avenue from Thornberry Avenue to Homeview Drive
  • Bohannon Avenue from Homeview to turnaround just south of Central Avenue
  • Racine Avenue from Bohannon Avenue to Ninth Street
  • Alleyway just south of Homeview Drive from Warren Avenue to Ninth Street

Other Street Closures

For street closures, other than those manned by the Louisville Metro Police Department, click here.