On Friday, October 23rd, several campus area streets and intersections will be closed between 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. for the Homecoming parade.

Please note that MTD buses will be running between 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., however, routes through the parade area will be modified and delays may occur. Impacted streets and intersections are listed below.

Please visit the Champaign-Urbana MTD website at www.cumtd.com and click on "UI Homecoming Parade Reroutes" or select a specific route for an update. (Reroute information will be available beginning Thursday, October 22)

Parking Lot E3, next to the main library, will NOT be accessible between
5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. No entrance to or exit from the facility will be allowed.

Staging for the parade will take place around the Krannert Art Museum on Sixth Street. While Peabody Drive will be open to motorists, expect delays.

At 7:00 p.m. all streets and intersections will re-open and buses will return to regular routes.

Street Closures:
6th Street from Peabody Drive to Armory Avenue; Armory Avenue from 6th Street to Wright Street; Wright Street from Armory Avenue to Green Street; Green Street from Wright Street to Mathews Avenue; and Mathews Avenue from Green Street to Nevada Street

Intersection Closures:
6th Street & Laredo-Taft Drive
6th Street & Gregory Drive
6th Street & Armory Avenue
Armory Avenue & Wright Street
Wright Street & Chalmers Street
Wright Street & Daniel Street
Wright Street & John Street
Wright Street & Green Street
Green Street & Mathews Avenue
Mathews Avenue & Oregon Street
Mathews Avenue & Nevada Street

A map of the parade route can be found here: http://homecoming.illinois.edu/assets/docs/parade_route.pdf

Thank you and Go Illini!

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