The City of Madison will host a fireworks event this Thursday, July 3, at Elver Park. A few reminders for those planning to attend:
- Free parking is available in the Elver Park lot. However, those parking in the lot will not be allowed to leave for about 20-30 minutes after the event.
- Remember that no alcohol, grilling or fireworks are allowed in the park.
- Some side streets in the area have temporary parking restrictions.
- At about 9pm, McKenna Boulevard will be closed to vehicular traffic from Raymond Road to Schroeder Road. The closure will last until about 30 minutes after the fireworks have ended.
- The fireworks should start around 9:30pm. Those attending should plan on extra time to find parking, etc.
MPD will have a number of officers assigned to the park and surrounding area. Enjoy the show!