To accommodate the annual Halloween Parade set for Tuesday in the downtown, several roadways will be closed from 2:30 to 5 p.m., police said today.
The popular event is being sponsored by the Parks & Recreation Department in conjunction with the Westport Police Athletic League and the Westport Downtown Merchants Association.
Roads scheduled to be closed are: Main Street from Post Road East to Avery Place starting at 2:30 p.m.; Avery Place beginning at 3 p.m. and Myrtle Avenue from Evergreen Avenue to Main Street also around 3 p.m.
All roads are expected to reopen by 5 p.m., police said.
According to the announcement, motorists should expect delays in the center of town due to these closures. Police urged motorists to use extra caution when driving through the area.