Streets and parking lots close ahead of Barbecue Fest - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Streets and parking lots close ahead of Barbecue Fest

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

As the Barbecue Festival rolls into town this weekend some parking lots and roads will close.

The city-owned parking lot at Main and Monroe will remain closed until Monday morning.  

Beginning Thursday around 6 p.m. Madison from Huntington to Washington, and Monroe from Union to the Justice Complex will close.  

On Thursday night the city-owned parking lot at Huntington and Union will close.  

A city-owned lot on Union will also close Thursday evening as vehicles leave for the day.  

A lot behind the police barracks will close at 6 p.m. on Thursday. 

Union from Huntington to Washington will close around 8 a.m. on Friday.

The following streets will close at midnight on Friday and remain closed until 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Main Street and Huntington between Union and Church, Monroe (Church to Union) Burke/ Cate (Union to Main).    

Copyright 2016 KAIT. All rights reserved.

Region 8 News App - Install or update on your: iPhone | Android

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • City purchases acreage near Craighead Forest Park

    City purchases acreage near Craighead Forest Park

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:49 PM EST2018-02-21 04:49:18 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The city of Jonesboro could soon own 40 more acres of land adjoining Craighead Forest Park. 

    The city of Jonesboro could soon own 40 more acres of land adjoining Craighead Forest Park. 

  • Greene Co. prepares for heavy rain

    Greene Co. prepares for heavy rain

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:12 PM EST2018-02-21 04:12:56 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:44 PM EST2018-02-21 04:44:49 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    With more rain to come in the forecast, like many counties in Region 8, Greene County is working overtime to prepare their roads.

    With more rain to come in the forecast, like many counties in Region 8, Greene County is working overtime to prepare their roads.

  • Council discuss old Citizens Bank building downtown

    Council discuss old Citizens Bank building downtown

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:27 PM EST2018-02-21 04:27:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-02-21 04:42:47 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A special presentation regarding the future of the old Citizens Bank building in downtown Jonesboro was held before city council Tuesday evening.

    A special presentation regarding the future of the old Citizens Bank building in downtown Jonesboro was held before city council Tuesday evening.

Powered by Frankly