Streets surrounding city hall will be closed to through traffic starting on Friday morning for the city's 20th anniversary celebration on Friday.

Beginning Friday, the following streets will be closed to through traffic:

* Juniper Street from 7th Avenue to 9th Avenue

* Smoke Tree Road from 7th Avenue to 9th Avenue

* 7th Avenue from Juniper Street to Smoke Tree Road

* 8th Avenue from Main Street to Juniper Street

* 9th Avenue from Juniper Street to Smoke Tree Road

In addition to local residents being able to use the streets, the closed streets will be available for parking.

"There should be plenty of parking close by," city spokeswoman Kelly Malloy said Thursday.

The streets will reopen to normal usage Saturday night after the celebration ends.

For more information, call 947-1020.

Beau Yarbrough can be reached at 956-7108 or at beau@hesperiastar.com.