Thursday is the downtown Christmas Parade. This year the parade route will run up Broadway, so road closures will be set accordingly:

Thursday is the downtown Christmas Parade. This year the parade route will run up Broadway, so road closures will be set accordingly:

At 4 p.m., Seventh Street will close between Pennsylvania and Broadway.

At 5:30 p.m., Seventh Street will close in the block between Broadway and Beard. Broadway will close between Seventh Street and Highland Street.

At 7 p.m., Highland will close between Beard and Philadelphia Streets, as will Union Street, between Highland and Ridgewood.

NOTE: All parked cars must be off the parade route before 5 p.m., so those streets can be closed.