Residents, businesses and visitors are asked to make special travel arrangements on Friday, August 19th as road closures will be in place starting at 7 a.m. along the parade route.
Road Closed: North River Rd at Seaview to North River Rd. at McGill Ave – closed to ALL traffic from 7 a.m. until the completion of the parade (approx. 12 noon). Only registered parade entries will be permitted via North River Road at Belvedere.
The following roads will be closed in advance of the parade from 8 a.m. until the conclusion of the parade:
North River Rd at McGill continuing on North River Rd to Brighton Rd.
Brighton Rd. to Euston St. and then Euston to University Ave.
University Ave. to Grafton St and then Grafton to Queen St.
Queen St. to Water St. and then Water St. to Weymouth St. ending on Water St.
Note: Water St. access from Grafton at Water St. will be closed to traffic at approx. 10:30 a.m. with controlled access to the medical center from Weymouth St. upon advising traffic control personnel.
LIMITED ACCESS IN AND OUT OF THE CITY DURING THE PARADE: Residents, business and visitors are reminded to make alternate arrangements as accessing or leaving certain areas of the city by vehicle will be limited or inaccessible on the west side and south of the parade route. Parking on the east side of the parade route is recommended.
PARKING NOTICE: Parking will be prohibited along the entire parade route from the early morning hours on Friday, August 19th until the conclusion of the parade. Residents and visitors are asked to make alternate arrangements for their vehicles prior to the 19th. Vehicles will be towed at the owner’s expense without notice.