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Dallas Roads Closed Ahead Of JFK Events

By Jake Shannon, CBSDFW.COM

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This photo, taken on March 13, 2010, shows the Grassy Knoll and the former Texas School Book Depository Building in Dealey Plaza, where the 1963 assasination of President John F. Kennedy took place in Dallas, Texas. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - Friday is the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, and there are many events planned for downtown Dallas. The city is preparing Dealey Plaza for the international stage, and crews are hustling to get everything set for the big ceremony.

So, needless to say, travel around downtown Dallas is already problematic. Here is a look at what roads are expected to be closed for the Friday events, and which ones are already shut down in preparation for the anniversary.

  • Since Tuesday: Main Street is closed from the triple underpass to Houston Street.
  • Happening Thursday: Main Street will close from Houston Street to Market Street.
  • Friday: Portions of Elm Street and Commerce Street, between Riverfront Boulevard and Houston Street, will be closed. Also, parts of Ross Avenue, Wood Street, Market Street and Record Street will be closed.

Basically, any street on or around Dealey Plaza will be shut down.

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