First Avenue (IL Rt 40) in Rock Falls will be closed to all traffic Saturday, September 16th, beginning at approximately 12:45pm for the Fiesta Parade. The parade route will be from 10th Street in Rock Falls, north across the 1st Avenue bridge into Sterling. Officers will be posted along the route to provide traffic control and security. Do not move or drive around barricades.
Additionally, East 10th Street and East 11th Streets from Avenue A to Avenue D will be closed beginning approximately 10:00am for the parade line-up. Expect traffic delays in the area because of these road closures and the additional traffic anticipated to be caused by those attending the parade.
Use extra care while driving and use alternate routes when possible.