Bear Paw road closures announced
Traffic patterns in downtown Eagle River from July 13-15 will change due to the Bear Paw festival.
Beginning at 10 a.m. July 13, Business Boulevard will be closed between Mat-Valley Credit Union and Regency Drive. The road will reopen at 6 p.m. July 15 at the conclusion of the festival. Local access to Timber Ridge will be available for residents. Vetted access to Credit Union 1 will be available Friday, July 13 only. Traffic will be rerouted onto Regency Drive.
On July 14, the Old Glenn Highway between Eagle River Loop and Eagle River Road will be closed from 10:25 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. to accommodate the 5K race and Grand Parade. Also, Centerfield Drive will be closed from 8 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.; Business Boulevard will be closed from 10:25 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. and Monte Road and Old Eagle River Road will have restricted access from 8 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.
For more information, call the Chugiak-Eagle River Chamber of Commerce at 694-4702.