815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Rex Reynolds                         Wendell Johnson

       Chief of Police               Public Affairs Administrator

(256) 427-7001                       (256) 427-7043  

      Special Operations             North Precinct              West Precinct        South Precinct
         (256) 427-7157               (256) 746-4111           (256) 427-5461     (256) 213-4503


Huntsville Police Announce Street Closings for Whistle Stop

Huntsville, Alabama (May 5, 2006) Huntsville Police will begin closing several streets on Friday for this weekend’s Whistle Stop at the Huntsville Depot.

Police spokesman Wendell Johnson said Monroe Street is closed from Church Street to Jefferson. Spragins Street is closed from Holmes to Monroe. The right turn lane to turn west on Monroe is closed from Washington --- through traffic on Washington continues.

Northbound Church Street from Monroe to the railroad tracks is coned off to limit traffic to a single lane. Johnson said normal traffic flow would resume by noon on Sunday, May 7, 2006.