REPUBLIC, MO – The City of Republic will host the 21st Annual Have-A-Blast Patriotic Celebration on Friday, June 30, at J.R. Martin Park (300 E. Hines), from 6:00 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. The event will require the temporary closure of East Hines Street and Park Road from 5:30 p.m. to approximately 10:30 p.m. Advance notice of the road closures will be marked with roadside signs; however, no detour routes are available. Through traffic is advised to avoid the noted streets. Questions or comments concerning this road closures may be directed to David Brock, Public Works Director, at 732-3400.
Multiple parking areas have been reserved for the event and include: Republic Middle School (Donations Accepted by the Republic Band Boosters), Garoutte Field (Donations Accepted by the Boy Scouts), Schofield Elementary and Price Elementary (Donations Accepted by the Boy Scouts), McCulloch Elementary, and Lyon Elementary. The accessible parking area for the event, located at The Amp and tennis court parking lot, is available only by displaying an accessible parking tag to the barricade attendants located at the intersection of Hines Street and Hampton Avenue. In the event of a weather cancellation, the make-up date will be Saturday, July 1. For more information on the event, please visit www.republicmo.com or contact the Republic Parks & Recreation Department at 732-3500.