Traffic alert in downtown Richmond as students return to VCU

From NBC12 News

RICHMOND, VA (NBC12) - We have a traffic alert for anyone planning on driving through downtown Richmond this weekend.

About 3,000 freshmen will move into the VCU dorms Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Heavy traffic is expected in the 700 and 800 blocks of West Franlkin Street and the 700 hundred blocks of West Main and West Grace Streets.

Street parking will be blocked around the residence halls.

And there will be many activities at Monroe Park and the MCV campus lawn.

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