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Road Closures for Veterans Day Event: Nov. 11

Post Date:11/08/2019 4:36 PM

Traffic Alert

ROAD CLOSURES FOR VETERANS DAY EVENT: NOV. 11

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2019

WHAT: Road Closures for Victorville Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony

WHEN: Nov. 11 from approximately, 5 a.m. to 11 a.m.

WHERE: 7th Street between Mojave Drive and B Street and Forrest Avenue between 7th Street and 8th Street (Victorville, Calif.)

DESCRIPTION: This Monday, Nov. 11, the City of Victorville will host its 23rd Annual Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony. As a result, portions of 7th Street and Forrest Avenue in Old Town Victorville will be closed during this special event.

Road closures will be in effect on 7th Street between Mojave Drive and B Street and on Forrest Avenue between 7th Street and 8th Street from approximately 5 a.m. to 11 a.m.

No traffic will be permitted to drive on or across 7th Street along the parade route during this time.

Motorists are asked to use caution and use alternate routes such as Hesperia Road when traveling in Old Town on Monday morning.

The City’s Veterans Day event will begin at 8:45 a.m. with the Freedom Mile Run. The Parade will begin at 9 a.m.at the corner of Tracy and 7th Street and proceed Northeast to the corner of B Street.

The Veterans Day Ceremony will immediately follow the parade at approximately 9:30 a.m. at the corner 7th Street and Forrest Avenue in front of the Victorville Veterans Memorial.

Questions about the City’s Veterans Day Events can be directed to (760) 955-5028.

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Contact:  Sue Jones, Public Information Officer


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