The Salvation Army Toy Run, to be held from 11 a.m. to about noon on Saturday, will temporarily close several intersections throughout the route.
The Toy Run will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, in the parking lot of the old Kmart store, 1900 Bataan Memorial East. The event will include an estimated 200 vehicles and will be escorted by marked units from the Las Cruces Police Department, Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office and New Mexico State Police.
Police anticipate temporary closures at intersections along the route.
The Toy Run route:
- Leave the Kmart parking lot to Bataan Memorial West and onto Main Street.
- Main Street to Lohman Avenue.
- Lohman Avenue to Telshor Boulevard.
- Telshor Boulevard north to Rudy’s Country Store and Bar-B-Q, 1020 N. Telshor Blvd.
Police encourage motorists to obey the temporary closures and refrain from blocking private drives that lead to businesses along the route.