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High speed streetcar testing to shut down University Blvd.

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

High-speed testing of the Tucson streetcar is set to take place overnight Wednesday and close streets near the University of Arizona.

The south side of East University Boulevard will close between North Fourth and North Euclid avenues at 11 p.m. Wednesday and reopen at 5 on Thursday morning. 

Officials will block any side streets connected to this portion of the road as well.

Those who hold a permit to park on University Boulevard, may park on the side of the street closest to where they live. 

Bicycle and pedestrian access will not be affected by the testing.

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