The Salvation Army Toy Run, from 11 a.m. to about noon Saturday, Dec. 3, will temporarily close several intersections throughout the city.
The Toy Run begins in the parking lot of the former 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, Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office and New Mexico State Police.
Police anticipate temporary closures at intersections along the route.
The Toy Run route:
- Will leave the Kmart parking lot to Bataan Memorial West and then onto Main Street.
- Travel on Main Street to Lohman Avenue.
- Take Lohman Avenue to Telshor Boulevard.
- Follow Telshor Boulevard north to Rudy’s Country Store and Bar-B-Q, 1020 N. Telshor Boulevard.
Police encourage motorists to obey the temporary closures and refrain from blocking private drives that lead to businesses along the route.