FARGO - Fargo Police have announced the traffic plan for downtown Fargo starting the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 18 for the upcoming ESPN College GameDay broadcast. Below is a list of closures which will impact the flow of traffic downtown. All road closures will remain in effect until after the ESPN event on Saturday, September 21:
In preparation for road closures, no parking signs will be posted on the following streets starting Wednesday evening:· Broadway between 2nd Ave. N. and 4th Ave. N.
· 3rd Ave. N. between Broadway and 4th St. N.
· 5th St. N. between 3rd Ave. N. and 4th Ave. N.
Thursday:· Broadway will be closed to traffic between 2nd Ave. N. and 4th Ave. N.
· 3rd Ave. N. will be closed to traffic between Broadway and 5th St N.
· 5th St. N. will be closed to through traffic between 3rd Ave. N. and 4th Ave N.
· No parking signs will be posted which will prohibit parking for Thursday evening on 2nd Ave. N. between Broadway and 5th St. N.
Friday:· 2nd Ave. N. will be closed from the west side of Broadway to 5th St. N.
· No parking signs will be posted which will prohibit parking on Friday evening on 4th Ave. N. between Roberts St. N. and 5th St. N. and on Broadway from 4th Ave. N. to the rail road tracks (5th Ave. N.).
Saturday:· 4th Ave. N. will be closed from Roberts St. N. to 5th St. N., and Broadway will be closed in the 400 Block (4th Ave. N. to the railroad tracks). These roads will remain closed until the conclusion of the Saturday event.
Police encourage motorists to plan ahead, take alternate routes, pay attention to posted signage and consider taking alternative means of transportation near these areas.