Xmas Tree Setup Now Scheduled for Monday A.M.; 5th Street Open Till Sunday Night
Fifth Street from the alley to G Street is open and will remain open until sometime Sunday evening. This station was notified by the Department of Public Safety the closure would start Friday November 22nd to allow for the placement of the Towne Center Associationís 40í Christmas Tree.
The placement of the tree is now scheduled to begin Monday morning at 8:00, so 5th Street will remain open until sometime Sunday evening.
A spokesperson for T.C.A. explained they are never quite sure when the tree will arrive and applied for a larger window of opportunity with the Department of Public Safety.
The Tree lighting ceremony and the arrival of Santa is scheduled for December 6th with the festivities lasting from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. G Street, from 4th to 6th will be closed for those events.