Home Builders Car Show slated for July 10, 2021; road and parking lot closures

A City parking lot and several streets will be closed to accommodate the Home Builders Association of Central Michigan Car Show. Closures will take place on Saturday, July 10, 2021 between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Cars left in Parking Lot #3 and on the streets specified below will be towed, starting at 6 a.m. on July 10, to the City Hall parking lot, (320 W. Broadway Street.)

PARKING LOT CLOSURE:

  • Lot #3 (Town Center) 

STREET CLOSURES:

  • Broadway from Mosher to Lansing
  • Main from Mosher to Illinois (Michigan will remain open to through traffic.)
  • Court from Broadway to Mosher (There will still be access to parking lot #2.)  
  • University from Michigan to Broadway
  • Franklin from Michigan to Mosher

Mosher and Michigan will remain open to move traffic traveling east and west. Washington will remain open for north and southbound traffic.

Questions may be directed to Ryan Longoria, Director of Recreation and Sports at  rlongoria@mt-pleasant.org or (989) 779-5329.

Street Closure Notice: Thursday, September 10, 2020

On Thursday, September 10, 2020 there will be a series of road closures due to a Legalize Being Black: Our Lives Matter Too March. This event begins at 6:00 p.m. at Bovee University Center on the campus of Central Michigan University (CMU).

The march route is as follows:

-East on Preston Street to Mission Street.

-North on Mission Street to Michigan Street.

(Partial Mission Street closure will take place between 6:15 and 6:45 p.m.)

-West on Michigan Street to Main Street.

-North on Main Street to Town Center.

A short program will take place in Town Center at approximately 6:45 p.m.

The march will then return to CMU’s campus by traveling south on Main Street to Bellows Street.

All event participants are reminded that face coverings are required. Individuals must also adhere to social distancing measures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which include remaining at least six feet from people outside the person’s household.

Events such as this are permitted under the United States Constitution’s First Amendment Rights and cannot be prohibited by the Governor’s Executive Order 2020-176, or the Central Michigan District’s Public Health Emergency Order.

Broadway Street Closure

Due to a sanitary sewer lead being relocated, Broadway Street will be closed to through traffic between Harris and Main Street beginning September 9 through approximately September 23, 2020.  Local traffic access to all businesses and properties between Harris and Main Street will be maintained.

This closure is in addition to Broadway Street being closed from Main to University Street to promote social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

During construction, access to the City Hall parking lot will be reduced to one lane.

Through traffic will be detoured to Harris, Pickard and Fancher Streets.

Downtown planter removal project begins June 22; Periodic parking space and street closures to occur

Beginning June 22, the City of Mt. Pleasant will remove the 42 round cement planters along the streets of downtown. Planters on Main Street will be removed first, followed by those on Broadway Street. Periodic parking space and street closures will occur throughout the project to accommodate the necessary equipment.

After the planters are removed, spaces will be filled with turf, concrete or brick pavers, depending on the location.

The project will conclude July 13.

City parking lot and several streets closed this weekend for Classic Car Show

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A City parking lot and several streets will be closed this weekend to accommodate the Classic Car and Motorcycle Show presented by the Home Builders Association of Central Michigan.

PARKING LOT CLOSURE:

  • Lot #3 (Town Center) will be closed on Friday, July 14 at 5 p.m. until Saturday, July 15 at 6 p.m. Overnight permit holders should use parking lot #2, located behind Max and Emily’s. Cars left in parking lot #3 lot will be towed to parking lot #12 across from City Hall (320 West Broadway).

STREET CLOSURES:

The following streets will be closed Saturday, July 15 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cars left on streets will be towed to parking lot #12 across from City Hall (320 West Broadway).

  • Broadway from Washington to Franklin
  • Main from Mosher to Lansing (Please note: Michigan will remain open to through traffic.)
  • Court from Broadway to Mosher (Please note: Access to parking lot #2 will remain open.)
  • University from Michigan to Broadway
  • Franklin from Michigan to Mosher

Mosher and Michigan will remain open to move traffic traveling east and west. Washington will remain open until the roundabout for north and southbound traffic.

Questions may be directed to Downtown Development Director Michelle Sponseller at msponseller@mt-pleasant.org or (989) 779-5348.