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Traffic Alert issued for Presidential Rally in Houston
News Release
Sunday, October 21, 2018

Traffic Information

From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, President Trump will host a MAGA Rally at the Houston Toyota Center (1510 Polk Street).

All Downtown Businesses and Residents 
Plan accordingly as delays may be expected for travel into downtown. Businesses/residents will be given access – please communicate with the officers where you need to go, and you will be directed accordingly. The area should be avoided by members of the public not attending the rally or who do not live or work in the area. 

Full Street Closures 
From 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 22, the following streets will be closed :

·         Polk Street between Austin Street & Chartres Street

·         Clay Street between Austin Street & Hamilton Street

·         Bell Street between Austin Street & Chenevert Street

·         La Branch Street between Dallas Street & Leeland Street

·         Crawford Street  between Dallas Street & Polk Street

·         Jackson Street between Polk Street & Leeland Street

Detour Routes 
Chartres Street northbound
Capitol Street westbound
Caroline Street southbound
Leeland Street eastbound
Passenger Drop-Off/Pick-up Zone
All ride-share vehicles and private drop-offs/pick-ups will be at Caroline Street @ Leeland Street.
Metro buses 40, 41, Orange & Green Links will be re-routed for the event. Please check the Metro App or 
Houston Metro's website for schedules. Metro Rail services will operate on a regular schedule.

Event Entry Line
The line to enter the event will start on Crawford Street @ Dallas Street. The line will be directed by security at the Toyota Center.

Check out our interactive map:


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