Waze Road & Street Closures

Road and Street Closures

The City of Evansville is proud to partner with WAZE, the industry leader in crowd sourced real time traffic alerts.  City of Evansville selected staff will be using the Username EvansvilleIN for all official entries.  EvansvilleIN will add approved road closure events, such as road construction projects, marathons, festivals, floods or anything else that involves road closures.

Waze is a fun, community based mapping, traffic & navigation app. With millions of drivers from across the globe joining forces to outsmart traffic, save time, fuel, money, and improve daily commuting for all.

By simply driving around with Waze open, you're already contributing tons of real-time traffic & road info to your local driving community. You can also actively report hazards, and other events you see on the road, and get road alerts on your route too. Find the cheapest fuel station along your route with community-shared fuel prices. Waze also makes it fun and simple to meet up and coordinate with friends on the road.

It's all about contributing to and benefiting from the 'common good' on the road, so hop on board and get involved in your local driving community today!

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Construction, Maintenance, Utilities and Other Road Closures

FEBRUARY 

Franklin Street Events Association will be hosting the 'MARDI GRAS PARADE' beginning March 22nd, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. and continuing until 5:00 p.m.  Closing Franklin Street between N Fulton Avenue & N St. Joseph Avenue.

MARCH

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. 
Rise Up and Run will be hosting the ‘20TH RUNNING OF RUN OF LUCK’ beginning Saturday, March 14th, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. and continuing until 9:00 a.m.  Closing Riverside Drive between Court Street and Cherry Street. 

APRIL

Evansville Courier & Press will be hosting the 'HERITAGE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION HOME SHOW' beginning Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 5:00 a.m. and continuing until Monday, April 6th, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.  Closing 9th Street between Locust Street & Walnut Street; Locust Street between SE 9th Street & Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd; first row of parking lot, where meters are located.  (Not handicapped spaces.)

MAY

Funk in the City will be hosting the 'SPRING FUNK IN THE CITY' beginning Saturday, May 9th, 2020 at 5:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.  Closing Adams Avenue between SE 6th Street & SE 1st Street; SE 2nd Street between Washington Avenue & Jefferson Avenue. 

Sycamore Foundation will be hosting the 'WALKING FOR DREAMS' beginning Sunday, May 17th, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. and continuing 4:00 p.m.  No road closings, using The Greenway Passage.

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER 

Funk in the City will be hosting the 'FALL FUNK IN THE CITY' beginning Saturday, September 26th, 2020 beginning 5:00 a.m. and continuing until 7:00 p.m.  Closing Adams Avenue between SE 6th Street & SE 1st Street; SE 2nd Street between Washington Avenue & Jefferson Avenue.


Helpful Links

Indiana Department of Transportation

Indiana Traffic Wise

INDOT CARS Program

Kentucky Traffic Information

Illinois Department of Transportation