Two Lincoln events to cause several road closures on Sunday

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Two upcoming events in Lincoln could be causing some traffic delays for drivers.

On Sunday, the Streets Alive! and Pumpkin Run events will be taking place, causing several road closures across Lincoln.

The Streets Alive! event, which runs from 1 to 4:30 p.m., will cause the closure of the following roads in the University Place neighborhood.

  • Cleveland Avenue from North 39th to North 47th Streets
  • North 47th Street from Cleveland to Baldwin Avenues
  • Baldwin Avenue from North 47th to North 39th Streets
  • North 39th Street from Baldwin to Cleveland Avenues

City officials ask drivers to take alternative routes during the event.

You can learn more about Streets Alive! by going here.

And the Pumpkin Run, which goes from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., will close these streets in the Haymarket.

  • Pinnacle Arena Drive from North 8th to N Streets
  • R Street from North 7th Street to Pinnacle Arena Drive
  • P Street from Canopy Street to Pinnacle Arena Drive
  • O Street at Canopy Street
  • N Street from Canopy to Pinnacle Arena Drive
  • Canopy Street from R to N Streets.

With these road closures, the Lincoln Transportation and Utilities Department is asking for the public’s patience during these events.

More information on road closures can be found at

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