#VegasDebate: Several road closures during presidential debate

By Nia Wong | nwong@lasvegasnow.com, Demetria Obilor | dobilor@8newsnow.com

Published 10/19 2016 06:28AM

Updated 10/19 2016 04:43PM

The final presidential debate at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center  is causing several road closures between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Wednesday evening.
  • I-15 southbound from Sahara Ave. to I-215 eastbound through the airport connector (tunnel) to Russell Rd.
  • Russell Rd.eastbound and westbound from McCarran International Airport to Maryland Pkwy.
  • Maryland Pkwy. northbound and southbound from Russell Rd. to Tropicana Ave.
  • Tropicana Ave. westbound from Maryland Pkwy. to Swenson St.
  • Swenson St. northbound and southbound from Naples Dr. to Tropicana Ave.

These closures will affect access to the airport. 

Metro Police warn closures could change as needed.

Nia Wong and Demetria Obilor show some alternate routes drivers can use during the debate.

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