Walk for Literacy and ALS traffic alerts
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two charity walks will close and limit traffic on Friday and Saturday and pedestrians and motorists should be aware and plan accordingly.
The Mount Pleasant Freedom School Walk-A-Thon/Walk for Literacy takes place Friday, June 27 from about 9-10:30 a.m. and will temporarily close the following streets:
– East 22nd Street, between Olive Street and Prospect Avenue
– Brooklyn Avenue, between East 22nd Street and East 31st Street
– East 31st Street, between Brooklyn Avenue and Prospect Avenue
– Prospect Avenue, between East 31st Street and East 22nd Street
The Putting the Boots to ALS 5K Run/Walk takes place Saturday, June 28 from about 8-10:30 a.m. and will temporarily close the following street:
– Ward Parkway, between West 81st Street and Summit Street
The city advices everyone to obey detours, barricades and no parking signs. For more information, click here.