COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Traffic along Olsen Blvd. on the Texas A&M University campus is expected to be heavy on Friday and Saturday as the campus hosts an NCAA Baseball Regional and numerous high school graduations.
A&M Consolidated High School's graduation is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, while five high schools will hold their ceremonies throughout the day on Saturday (beginning at 9 a.m.)
Motorists are encouraged to allow for extra travel time and to plan their parking location in advance.
The normal Texas A&M baseball parking plan will be in effect. University officials are encouraging baseball patrons without a reserved parking permit to utilize the lots on the south side of Reed Arena: 100e, 100f, 100g. The cost will be $5.
Only baseball fans should utilize Olsen Blvd.
Graduation attendees are encouraged to park at Reed Arena lots 100a, 100b, and 100c, while avoiding Olsen Blvd. Alternate routes to Reed Arena include Discovery Drive, Kimbrough Blvd., and Tom Chandler Drive.