City plans street closings for inauguration
Thursday, January 10, 2013
The 2013 inauguration of Gov. Jay Nixon will cause several street closings Monday, as well as restricting parking throughout the downtown area.
The Jefferson City Police Department is planning to close the 200 block of Broadway Street and the 100 and 200 blocks of West High Street at midnight Sunday. West High Street will not reopen until after Nixon’s swearing-in ceremony, which is scheduled to begin at 11:25 a.m. Monday.
The 100 block of Madison Street will close at 3 p.m. Sunday and will remain closed all day Monday.
Parking will be restricted on both sides of the 300 block of East Capitol Avenue during the worship service at the First Baptist Church, which begins at 8 a.m.
East High Street will be closed from Adams Street to Marshall Street, beginning at 7 a.m. Monday for the staging area for the inaugural parade, which begins at 10 a.m. Monday. No parking will be permitted Monday on East High