News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 27, 2013
American Royal Parade affects downtown traffic Sept. 28
The City of Kansas City, Mo., is notifying motorists that the American Royal Parade will temporarily affect downtown traffic this Saturday, Sept. 28.
The parade, which brings thousands of walkers, riders and motor vehicles to the streets of downtown Kansas City, will block streets from eastbound Truman Road to 27th Street from 4 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The parade will run about 1.25 miles on Grand Boulevard from Truman Road to Crown Center. The following streets will be affected:
Truman Road - from Baltimore Avenue to McGee Street
Baltimore Avenue - from Truman Road to 19th Street
Main Street - from 20th Street to 27th Street
Walnut Street - from Truman Road to 20th Street
Grand Boulevard - from Truman Road to Crown Center
McGee Street - from Truman Road to 19th Street
West Pennway Street - from Southwest Boulevard south to roughly 26th Street
Southwest Boulevard - from Broadway Boulevard to Baltimore Avenue
Pershing Road - From West Pennway Street to Main Street
Kessler Road - From Pershing Road to the Liberty Memorial Mall
Please use caution in this area and observe all traffic control and detour signs.
For more information about the American Royal Parade, please visit http://www.americanroyal.com/events_detail.aspx?id=102.