The Morgantown Police Department will alter traffic patterns today (Aug. 12) beginning at 6 p.m. for the Monongalia County Fair Parade. The parade begins at 7:30 p.m. on High Street and will disperse at Foundry Street.
Parking will be restricted on High Street, Prospect Street and North High Street beginning at 6 p.m. Traffic in the downtown area will be restricted during the parade. Traffic will be detoured from Willey Street onto Prospect Street back to University Avenue. Willey Street will be closed at University Avenue. Officers will be stationed at the intersections to assist with traffic.
Traffic patterns will be returned to normal as soon as possible following the parade. Parade spectators are urged to arrive downtown early to allow ample time for parking.