Lexington officials are urging travelers to prrepare for crowded roads and some road closures as President Donald Trump comes to Rupp Arena.
Although security protocols prohibit disclosure of specific traffic impacts, there will be some temporary closures near Blue Grass Airport and downtown throughout the day.
Doors open at 4 p.m. and the rally begins at 7 p.m. According to Kentucky.com, the crowd will be screened by metal detectors and no weapons, no back packs, no laser pointers or sticks of any kind. Selfie sticks or sticks for signs are also not allowed inside.
Some businesses and organizations have adjusted operating hours for Monday. Lextran has announced detours for several routes Monday afternoon and evening. Fayette County schools have canceled after school activities because of traffic concerns.
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