Traffic on two additional downtown blocks will be stopped tonight for First Wednesday back to school events, officials said.It's free! That's how Summer in the City should have been.
The closures will be:
Commercial Street, from Chemeketa to Court streets, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Court Street, from Front to Commercial streets, from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Chemeketa Parkade will still be available for parking, Salem Public Works officials said.
Go enjoy a fine summer's evening! Cheer on the kids! Drink some beer!