Street closures in effect for the Taste

June 22, 2009 9:00:39 AM PDT
Several streets in Grant Park are now closed for this year's Taste of Chicago.Crews were out Sunday morning, setting up barricades and putting up tents that will house the dozens of food vendors for the annual food fest.

Columbus is now closed from Balbo to Monroe; Jackson is closed from Michigan to Lake Shore Drive; and Congress is shut down from Michigan to Columbus.

The Taste of Chicago begins Friday and runs through July 5.