road-closed-sign1See below City of Kennesaw road and parking lot closure or paving notices and other traffic alerts.

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Cherokee Street Paving

Crews will be paving on Cherokee Street from Weeks Drive to Shiloh Road beginning on Sunday, May 23. Paving will take place nightly, 7 PM to 5 AM. This is a part of the joint City/County SPLOST project on Cherokee Street.

Great Ambulance Chase 5K

The following road closures support the Great Ambulance Chase 5K race on Sunday, June 13, 2021 from 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM:

  • The eastbound lanes of Cobb International Boulevard from Cobb International Place to Cobb Center Drive. Thru traffic will be escorted on the westbound lanes.
  • The entirety of Cobb International Place.
  • The entirety of Cobb Center Drive.

Salute to America

The following road closures support the Salute to America event on Saturday, July 3, 2021 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 Midnight:

  • Cherokee Street from Big Shanty Drive to Main Street.
  • Main Street from Lewis Street to Summers Street.
  • J.O. Stephenson Avenue from Main Street to Dallas Street.
  • Watts Drive from Main Street to entrance of Revival on Main.
  • Shirley Drive will be closed from Cherokee Street to Carruth Street from 9:00 PM – 10:30 PM.

Kennesaw Grand Prix

Kennesaw Grand Prix race series: Swift-Cantrell Classic, May 8; Hero Run, June 5; Sports Fanatic, July 10; Dream Dash, August 14; Great Locomotive Chase, September 18; and Garden Gallop, October 30. All race times between 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM from Watts Drive to intersection of Main Street with Cherokee Street; from 6:00 AM – 9:30 AM starting at the intersection of Main Street extending north to Swift-Cantrell Park entrance; J.O. Stephenson Ave from Main Street to Little General Cloggers Lane; Lewis Street at Main Street; ; Moon Station Road at Main Street; Dallas Street from Lewis Street to Main Street; Lewis Street at Main Street; Park Street at Main Street. Road closures and race dates will be promoted via social media, website, city marquees and e-newsletter. City Manager and Parks and Recreation recommend approval of road closures for the 2021 Kennesaw Grand Prix Series.

Taste of Kennesaw

  • Beginning Friday, November 5, 2021 at 11:00 PM until November 6, 2021 at 12:00 AM/Midnight; Cherokee Street from Main Street to Shirley Drive/Big Shanty Drive. Main Street from Summer Street to Lewis Street; J.O. Stephenson Avenue from entrance to Eaton Chiropractic to Main Street; Lewis Street from Little General Cloggers Lane to Main Street. 


Please see Cobb County DOT for information about closures and restrictions.