Ferry Street (Highway 169) and Main Street of Anoka will be detoured Saturday, Oct. 27 beginning at 12:15 p.m. until about 4:15 p.m.
Both the detour and the street closure will cause major backups on Highway 169 across the Champlin Bridge into Osseo and on the Highway 10 ramp entrances to Anoka. Drivers taking this route can expect a delay from 30 minutes to an hour.
Main Street in Anoka will be closed from 400 West Main Street down East Main Street and then down Fifth Street in Anoka.
Seventh Avenue in Anoka will be the detour route on the east side of Anoka.
Those wishing to get to the parade and Gray Ghost 5K race must arrive by noon before the roads close down.