Two blocks in Downtown Memphis to close to traffic

Two blocks in Downtown Memphis to close to traffic

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Two blocks in Downtown Memphis will be closed for three days starting Friday.

Starting Friday at 9 a.m. and lasting through the weekend, Memphis crews will close Poplar Avenue between Front Street and Second Street.

A contractor will be setting up a crane to refurbish the cooling tower on top of a building at the corner of Poplar Avenue and Main Street.

Commuters are encouraged to use Adams and Jefferson avenues as detours.

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