Several roads in Newtown will be closed for a period of time tonight for the annual Ram Pasture tree lighting. Newtown Police says there will also be a three hour parking ban in effect near the ceremony and related activities.
The tree is near the corner of Elm Drive and Hawley Road. The event starts at 6:30, with a tree lighting at 7pm.
Elm will be closed between Route 302 and Borough Lane. Barricades, traffic cones and "no parking" signs will be put up on the affected areas. The no-parking zone includes Elm Drive, Hawley Road, and parts of South Main and Sugar streets.