Thursday, October 4, 2012
Watch Out for the Runners...
Throughout the weekend, several events in and around the Davis Square area will necessitate the temporary closure of several streets, as well as parking restrictions on Saturday and Sunday.
On Saturday, October 6th beginning at 9:00 a.m., the following streets may experience temporary traffic restrictions to accommodate the annual Somerville Homeless Coalition road race:
• Holland Street
• Broadway in Teele Square
• North Street
• Powderhouse Blvd
• Broadway through Ball Square
• Cedar Street
• Davis Square busway
• Secondary roads in these areas may also experience temporary delays
On Sunday, October 7th, Davis Square and surrounding secondary roadways including Chester Street, Day Street, and Herbert Street will be closed to vehicles to accommodate the annual HONK Festival Parade and Oktoberfest celebration, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and local business community. Buses will be detoured in and around the Davis Square area during each of these events.
Residents are asked to obey posted signage in these areas to ensure public safety. During each of these events, Somerville Police personnel will assist with traffic flow and public safety concerns.
If you have any questions, please call 311.