CHESTERTON | The Chesterton Police Department announced there will be parking bans and road closures from 5 p.m. Friday through 8 p.m. Saturday.
Because of the Hooked on Art Festival, European Market and Cruise Night events and for the safety of residents and visitors, parking will be prohibited as follows:
• From 5 p.m. Friday through 8 p.m. Saturday, parking will be prohibited on the west side of Calumet from the Norfolk Southern tracks to Broadway.
• From 5 p.m. Friday through 8 p.m. Saturday, parking will be prohibited on Broadway from Calumet through Second Street and on Second Street from Broadway to the alley between Indiana and Broadway. Parking will be limited on Broadway between Second and Fourth streets due to road closures.
• Parking will be prohibited on Third Street and in the Chamber of Commerce parking lot from 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
• Also, due to the events and for visitor and pedestrian safety, the above areas will closed to vehicular traffic.
• Broadway from Calumet to Fourth Street and on Second and Third Streets from Broadway will be closed to through traffic or have limited access during the entire two days.
Residents and visitors are encouraged to avoid these areas; street barricades will be in place.