Watch out for closures and traffic delays in downtown Springfield starting early Thursday morning and going through Saturday. Several roads will be closed for the Birthplace of Route 66 Festival, August 10 and 11.
Below is a comprehensive list of the closures, provided by the city of Springfield. Information signs are in place on primary routes. Barricades will be in place at several downtown intersections by Thursday.
3-4 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 9