Temporary road closures planned for special events
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Cleveland/Bradley County Public Library, 795 Church Street N.E., filed permits with the city requesting to use a public address system and to temporarily close Eighth Street N.E. between North Ocoee Street and Church Street N.E., Saturday, June 7, from 1:15 p.m. until 5:15 p.m. for the “Summer Reading Kick-Off Fair.”

Motorists should drive with caution due to the large number of children and pedestrians or avoid the area if possible.

- International Worship Center, 533 Central Ave. N.E., requested closure of Central Avenue N.E. between Short and Bible streets, and Short Street from First Street to Central Avenue Saturday, June 7, from 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., for a church event. The church intends to use an outdoor public address system.

- Clingan Ridge Baptist Church, 2412 Georgetown Road, requested closure of Thompson Lane N.W. between Georgetown Road and Guthrie Avenue N.W. from 5 to 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 8, to Thursday, June 12, for transporting children attending vacation Bible school.

- Cleveland Junior Auxiliary requested a noise permit Saturday, June 7, from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. for an event on Raider Drive next to the Cleveland/Bradley County Greenway.

As a reminder, streets surrounding the Bradley County Courthouse will be closed from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. the fourth Saturday of each month through October for the MainStreet Cruise-In.

In addition, Church Street will be closed until July 15 between Central Avenue and Sixth Street for street widening and improvements associated with construction of Lee University’s new communications building.

Organizations wanting to use amplifiers outdoors understand that all rules and regulations of the Cleveland Municipal Code Chapter 2, Section 11-202, Anti-Noise Regulations, will be obeyed.

In summary, the city ordinance prohibits creating any unreasonably loud, disturbing, and unnecessary noise is prohibited. Noise of such character, intensity or duration as to be detrimental to the life or health of any individual, or in disturbance of the public peace and welfare, is prohibited.