Phoenixville roads closed due to bike race

Racers line up to begin the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium which was held Saturday night July 6, 2013 in downtown West Chester. The Phoenixville Grand Prix, which is part of the Chester County Criterium series will be held tonight, July 11, 2013 in downtown Phoenixville. (Staff photo by Tom Kelly IV)

Parts of Bridge Street, Starr Avenue, Church Street, and Gay Street will be closed for Phoenixville’s Grand Prix bike races this afternoon. The race course will start and finish at 197 Bridge St. near the intersection of South Main Street. Traffic restrictions will begin in the 100 Block of Starr Street at 2 p.m., but all other traffic restrictions will begin at 4 p.m. There will be on parking on the course from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.