February 05, 2015 - 2:26 PM
VERNON - The City of Vernon is advising drivers to be aware of road closures for the Vernon Winter Carnival Parade on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The parade route and staging areas will remain closed to all traffic from 8 am until 2 pm. Drivers are encouraged to use Hwy 97 (32 Street) for north-south travel or use alternate routes if travelling downtown.
Staging areas for the parade are between 29 and 43 Avenues, and 27 and 31 Streets. The parade route starts at noon at 43 Avenue and travels southbound on 27 Street, westbound on 30 Avenue, and northbound on 31 Street. Staff will be located at 35 Avenue and 31 Street location to let emergency vehicles cross.
Please be advised that Transit will be operating along regular routes within the parade zone until 10 am, and again after 2 pm.
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