ENID, OK (August 15, 2012) – On Saturday, August 18, Enid will host the Tour de Trykes which will involve street closures in the downtown area. From Saturday morning until approximately 2pm, Grand Avenue will be closed from Maine Street to Park Avenue. The intersections of Grand Avenue and Main Street and Grand Avenue and Park Avenue will remain open for most of that time-frame.
At approximately 3pm City workers will begin blocking off: Independence Avenue from Maple Avenue to Broadway Avenue, Randolph Avenue from Independence Avenue to Grand Avenue, Broadway Avenue from Independence Avenue to 2nd Street, Maine Street from Grand Avenue to 2nd Street, and 2nd Street from Broadway Avenue to Maine Street. Any cars parked on a closed street will not be able to leave the area until that evening when the road blockades are removed. Motorists are encouraged to park in alternate locations downtown before 2pm on Saturday.