Gettysburg National Military Park will temporarily close selected roads
during the next week for a repaving project. The scheduled road closures
are short term and may change, depending on weather.
On October 28, United States Avenue, Sedgwick Avenue, and Hancock Avenue
from United States Avenue to Pleasonton Avenue will be closed all day for
On October 29, Hancock Avenue from Pleasonton Avenue to Emmitsburg Road
will be closed all day for paving.
On November 1, Hancock Avenue from Pleasonton Avenue to Emmitsburg Road
will be closed until noon. The parking lot that connects Taneytown Road to
Emmitsburg Road will be open for parking only from Taneytown Road, and will
be closed for through traffic all day.
Gettysburg National Military Park is a unit of the National Park Service
that preserves and protects the resources associated with the Battle of
Gettysburg and the Soldiers’ National Cemetery, and provides an
understanding of the events that occurred there within the context of
American history. Information is available at www.nps.gov/gett or by