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Event Road Closures

Anticipated Event-Related Road Closures Expected Around Tacoma through Sunday, September 15:   

  • On Wednesday, September 4, the Eastside School and Family Parade will involve a police-escorted, rolling closure on East 39th, East R, East 43rd, East Q, and East 51st streets, and on Portland Avenue from East 51st to East 52nd streets from noon to 1 PM.
  • On Saturday, September 7, the KNKX Tacoma grand opening will close Broadway from South 9th to South 11th streets from 6 AM to 7 PM. 
  • On Saturday, September 7, the Downtown to Defiance event starting from Fireman’s Park will close the waterside lane on Schuster Parkway from 9 AM to 5 PM and on Ruston Way from 9 AM to 2 PM. 
  • On Saturday, September 14, a private residential block party will close State Street between North 8th Street and North Grant Avenue from noon – 10 PM.    

Reoccurring Closures
  • The Broadway Farmers Market closes Broadway from South 9th to South 11th streets every Thursday from 7 AM to 5 PM.  

  • The Proctor Farmers Market closes North 27th from North Proctor to North Madison streets every Saturday from 7 AM to 3 PM. 

Closures may change as a result of weather, event alterations and other unexpected circumstances. For more information on Pierce Transit bus routes affected by event road closures, visit piercetransit.org.


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To access a map of City construction projects with potential traffic impacts, visit the large impact construction projects page.