Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Friday, August 15, 2008

08-15-08 Downtown Event Parking Reminder

08-15-08 Downtown Event Parking Reminder

Boise August 15th 2008 - On Saturday the 16th Boise will celebrate its own Olympic medal winner with a bicycle ride through the streets of downtown Boise. This event promises to draw crowds of festive fans.

 The Boise Police Department would like to help the motoring public by reminding everyone to take a little extra time when driving downtown and expect delays during the morning hours on Saturday! In addition motorists who intend to park downtown are asked to avoid parking on streets that may be closed during the event.

The following roads will be closed at various times between 10:00 AM and Noon on Saturday.

Washington between 10th & 11th

10th from State to Washington

State from 10th to 9th

9th from State to Main

Main from 9th to 6th

Capital at front

Idaho from 6th to 8th

This event promises to be a fun celebration in downtown Boise and we encourage everyone who can to attend. Details of the event itself can be found on


Release Prepared By: 

Charles McClure 

Boise Police Public Information