Thanksgiving Parade to close streets

November 24, 2010 9:21:17 AM PST
Crews will start closing State Street from Roosevelt to Wacker as of 4 a.m. Thursday for a Thanksgiving parade.

No traffic will be allowed to pass between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., and all east-west streets will be closed off at the point that they cross State Street between Roosevelt and Wacker.

Sixteen CTA bus routes also will be detoured. Visit for the changed routes.

The McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade steps off at 8 a.m. at Congress and follows State Street to Randolph.