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List of Roads Closed for Tonight’s Boston Pops Fireworks Show

Boston, MA 7/4/10 Confetti and fireworks fly over the "Hat Shell," during the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on Sunday July, 4 2010. Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff Slug: 04esplanade Section: living Reporter: Library Tag 07052010
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Last-minute preparations are underway for the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular show, which has been moved to today, July 3, to avoid bad weather expected from Hurricane Arthur.

If you’re planning to drive in for the celebrations, here’s a list of roads closed to traffic and parking restrictions to keep in mind.

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- Storrow Drive will be closed both directions beginning at 1p.m.

Vehicles will not be allowed on the following areas starting at 6:00 p.m. tonight until the end of the show (listed alphabetically):

- Back Street from Dartmouth Street to Mugar Way

- Beacon Street from Arlington Street to Massachusetts Avenue

- Berkeley Street from Beacon Street to Back Street

- Berkeley Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Back Street

- Clarendon Street from Back Street to Beacon Street

- Dartmouth Street from Comm Ave. to Back Street

- Fairfield Street from Commonwealth Avenue to Back Street

- Hereford Street from Comm Ave. to Back Street

- Longfellow Bridge

- Mass Ave from Comm Ave. to the City of Cambridge

- Memorial Drive

Parking will not be allowed on the following streets all day on July 3 (listed alphabetically):

- Arlington Street from Beacon Street to Comm Ave

- Back Street from Dartmouth St to David G. Mugar Way

- Beacon Street from Charles Street to Dartmouth Street

- Berkeley Street from Marlborough Street to Back Street

- Chestnut Street from David G. Mugar Way to Brimmer Street

- Clarendon Street from Marlborough St to Back St

- Dartmouth Street from Marlborough St to Back St

- Exeter Street from Marlborough Street to Back Street

- Mount Vernon Street from David G Mugar Way to Brimmer Street

- Pinckney Street from David G. Mugar Way to Brimmer Street

- Revere Street from David G. Mugar Way to Charles Street

For more information on today’s events, visit the organizer’s website July4th.org

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