The city of Georgetown is preparing to close down streets surrounding San Gabriel Park leading up to and during the Two Step Inn Music Festival on April 15-16.
Beginning April 12, at 8 p.m., Morrow Street, from Chamber Way to the roundabout at College Street, will be closed. The street will reopen April 18 at 8 p.m.
Chamber Way, from North Austin Avenue to East Morrow Street, will be closed from 5 p.m. April 14 until 6 a.m. April 17. Meanwhile, additional street closures from 12:01 a.m. April 15 until 6 a.m. April 17 include: North College Street, from Holly to College streets; College Street, from North College Street through the roundabout; and Riverhaven Drive, from Weird Road through the roundabout.
Some streets around the park will open to local traffic April 15-16, including North Street Church, East Spring Street, West Valley Street, North Myrtle Street and East Morrow Street. A map of the street closures is also available on the city’s website.
The Georgetown Recreation Center will be closed from 5 p.m. April 14 to 5:30 a.m. April 17. The Georgetown Animal Shelter will also be closed April 15-16.
Festival attendees will not be able to park in neighborhoods surrounding San Gabriel Park. According to Georgetown Parks and Recreation Director Kimberly Garrett, the Georgetown Police Department will be present in the areas surrounding the festival to enforce parking rules and address residents’ concerns.
Residents may call police dispatch at 512-930-3510 to report issues about noise, parking, traffic or other issues related to the festival.
“We’re going to set up a hotline for residents in that area, and we will staff that at the command center with park staff, so we can respond to those individual complaints [and] problems directly,” Garrett said.
Source : Community Impact