St. Patrick's Day Parade

Event Title: St. Patrick's Day Parade
Date/Time: Sat, Mar 15th 11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Downtown Holland


Order No.  2014-T-0003        Effective Date   March 15, 2014            

(when official traffic control signs or devices conforming to this order are erected.)
In accordance with Section 18-16 of the Holland City Code, the following traffic regulations are issued:

On Saturday, March 15, 2014, West 8th Street will be closed to traffic in the Farmer’s Market area between Maple and Pine Avenues.  Hours of closure will be 11 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  At that time this area will be used as a staging and formation area for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

Parade will start in the Farmer’s Market area and then proceed East up 8th Street to College Avenue.  Police personnel will assist with traffic control at intersections.  No traffic will be allowed on 8th Street for the duration of the parade.

Special Instructions –

Sponsor will pay for Reserve Officer(s) and for police cruisers needed during the event.
All participants 12 yrs & under must be accompanied by an adult throughout the event.
Event sponsor will be responsible for the posting & removing of all signs and/or debris associated with the event.
Event sponsor will contact other organizations holding events along the route (if there are any) so as not to interfere with other venues.
No painting is allowed on the sidewalks or on the roadway.
HPD will be notified of cancellations/changes that may occur by contacting Sgt. Kender at 355-1122 during normal business hours.
Event sponsor may also provide volunteers at some intersections; volunteers shall wear a reflective vest.
All slow participants not able to keep up with the main body of parade must move to the sidewalk and cross only at intersections obeying all traffic control devices.

 Issue Date: 02-26-2014         Expiration Date:  03-15-14 1 p.m.       

 Ryan Cotton
 City Manager