For the 2017 EAST COBBER Parade route, Johnson Ferry Road (between Lower Roswell Road and Upper Roswell Road) will be closed at 9:45am to 11:30am to allow 2,000+ parade participants and approximately 110 entries to march in the 22nd Annual EAST COBBER Parade.
The EAST COBBER Parade will start at 10am, stepping off 1223 Johnson Ferry Road, travel 1 mile south ending at Olde Towne Parkway in Marietta/East Cobb 30068. As a safety measure, the Cobb County Police Department will shut down Johnson Ferry Road – both northbound and southbound lanes – from Roswell Road to Lower Roswell Road. This stretch of Johnson Ferry Road will be closed to traffic from 9:45am to 11:30am. Princeton Lakes Drive will also be closed from 8am to 10:30am. Woodlawn Road will be not be closed – but traffic will be affected.
Cobb County Department of Transportation will be setting up road detours at the intersections of Indian Hills Parkway & Roswell Road and Indian Hills Parkway & Lower Roswell Road. Road detours will also be set up at the intersections of Timber Ridge Road & Roswell Road and Timber Ridge Road & Lower Roswell Road.
Road Closure Reminder
On Saturday, September 16, Johnson Ferry Road—Northbound & Southbound lanes—between Lower Roswell Road & Upper Roswell Road will be closed to traffic 9:45am to 11:30am for the 22nd annual EAST COBBER Parade. Woodlawn Road will not be closed, but traffic will be affected. Princeton Lakes Drive will be closed off at 8am for the parade staging area, which is at Mt. Bethel Elementary School, 1210 Johnson Ferry Road.