Car traffic resumes Dec.18 after 34 years

Main Street between Elm and Mulberry streets: Rockford’s two-block downtown pedestrian mall, installed in the mid-’70s, will be open for two-way holiday traffic this Friday, Dec. 18, with work continuing through spring on the installation of ornamental lighting and streetscape elements.   Photo by Daniel Jenkins
Main Street between Elm and Mulberry streets: Rockford’s two-block downtown pedestrian mall, installed in the mid-’70s, will be open for two-way holiday traffic this Friday, Dec. 18, with work continuing through spring on the installation of ornamental lighting and streetscape elements. Photo by Daniel Jenkins

Main Street between Elm and Mulberry streets: Rockford’s two-block downtown pedestrian mall, installed in the mid-’70s, will be open for two-way holiday traffic this Friday, Dec. 18, with work continuing through spring on the installation of ornamental lighting and streetscape elements.