ELLSWORTH –– The Ellsworth Police Department announced there could be road closures in the downtown area on Friday.
“We are aware of a Black Lives Matter protest that is being held in Ellsworth on June 5, 2020 at 3 pm. Information provided indicates the protest will take place in the downtown area of Ellsworth and may impact traffic flow at different times during the protest. Please seek alternative routes and avoid the area if at all possible,” the department said Thursday in a Facebook post.
The post said that law enforcement, along with other city services, will be out rerouting traffic when necessary.