TRAFFIC ALERT: Some downtown Roads now closed for Covered Bridge DaysPublished 10:14am Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Some road closings have taken place in downtown in Elizabethton to prepare for the Covered Bridge Days
festival which gets underway today.
The Elk Avenue Bridge is now officially closed to motor vehicle traffic. Elk Avenue itself has been closed down to vehicle traffic from Post Office Street to Main Street. Vehicle traffic can still flow around the Monument to reach the Courthouse as well as the Carter County Detention Center and the Carter County Justice Center, which houses the Carter County Sheriff’s Department and the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office.
Additionally, Riverside Drive is closed from Elk Avenue to Post Office Street.