The Independence Day Fireworks display has been moved to the Illinois Veteran’s Home. Because of this several streets will be closed during the event.

Locust Street, 8th to 12th, will have no parking starting at 4:00 pm until after the fireworks. The street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7:00 pm until after the conclusion of the fireworks and pedestrian traffic clears.

12th Street Locust to Seminary Road will be closed from the start of the fireworks, at approximately 9:20 pm, until the conclusion of the fireworks display and pedestrian traffic clears.

Barricades will be placed at the intersections of the closed streets. Please do not drive around any barricades. In addition several intersections will have officers directing traffic. Please be careful and obey the directions of the officers.

*Press release from the Quincy Police Department