Road Closures in Lollapalooza: Traffic in Chicago was affected near Grant Park, including Lake Shore Drive, Michigan Avenue, Randolph Street

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CHICAGO (WLS) — Lollapalooza is almost here, so crews are ramping up work in and around Grant Park.

Other street closures come into effect ahead of the four-day music festival, which begins on Thursday.

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Balbo and Jackson Parkways are already closed in the park, and other streets will close as the music begins.

Balbo Drive from Columbus to DuSable Lake Shore Drive is currently closed until Sunday, August 7. The closure extends to Michigan Avenue on Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. and remains closed through Monday, August 1.

Jackson Drive from Columbus to DuSable Lake Shore Drive is closed Monday, July 18 through Saturday, August 6. The closure extends to Michigan Avenue on Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. and remains closed through Monday, August 1.

Columbus from Monroe to Roosevelt will be closed Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. through Monday, August 1. The closure extends to Randolph Street on Wednesday, July 27 at 11:59 p.m. and will continue through Monday, August 1. the central lanes of Columbus, from 13th Street to Roosevelt Road, will be closed on Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m., and Columbus will reopen on Monday, August 1.

Ida B. Wells is closed from Michigan to Columbus on Monday, July 25 at 8 p.m. and remains closed through Monday, August 1.

Monroe Street from Michigan to DuSable Lake Shore Drive is closed Wednesday, July 27 from 11:59 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. Monday, August 1.

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Traffic control aids will be on site to assist with traffic flow. Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes.

You can register for Chicago traffic emergencies and impacts at www.NotifyChicago.org.

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