Businesses prepare for President's Visit

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by Lila Carrera

President Barack Obama will be speaking at General Electric on St. Paul Avenue Thursday morning.

"Our streets are going to be closed, so I don't even know if I can open before he get here," said Iris Garza. Garza owns a bar just a few blocks from GE.

She said she may have to open an hour later because of his arrival and the street closures.

Police said beginning at 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. North Prairie between St Paul and College Avenue will be closed on Thursday.

CBS 58's Lila Carrera reports.

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