Denver in 5 minutes: What you need to know today, Oct. 16

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Autumn colors. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

It’s too nice out for you to be in your car today. But if you’re going to use your car, might as well avoid the road closures. More on those after the jump.

Driving around downtown will be difficult this morning

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Half-Marathon is today, but this map of street closures shows some places that will be closed until noon. (Denverite)

No, really, there are all kinds of inconveniences.

You can’t use 11th Avenue to cross over Speer Boulevard until 5 p.m. tonight. (Denver Public Works)

But maybe someday, we’ll get over this whole driving thing

Developers are building parking areas that could be converted to other uses in the future. In fact, the ground floor of downtown Denver parking garages are required to be suitable for conversion. (DP)

Donald Trump Jr. will be in Boulder on Monday

He’s supposed to be at The Sink at 4:30 p.m., after a morning campaign appearance in Centennial. (Daily Camera)

A line delay overnight

Can you imagine travelling to or from the airport late at night and then dealing with an unexpected delay? Some people had to. (9News)

Cold Crush, closed as public nuisance, is filming a PSA Monday

“We are putting together a public service announcement video and would love to have as many of our loyal fans and customers be a part of this as possible,” the bar writes in a Facebook invite. “Strength in numbers. If you love Cold Crush come tell us why. Thank you all for the support!” (Facebook)

Look up tonight.

There’s going to be a super Hunter’s Moon. I’m personally holding out for a super-duper pomegranate moon, which doesn’t exist. (KOAA)

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