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October 4, 2019
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Holland, MI 49423
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Fire Prevention Parade

Friday, October 4, 2019


 Order No.  2019-T-000049               Effective Date  Oct. 4, 2019                   
(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:

Effective on Friday, October 4, 2019, the following streets will be closed at various times for the Annual Fire Prevention Week Parade and Activities:

Road Closures

6th Street between College and Columbia Avenues from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

8th Street between Pine and Maple from 6:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.

Parade Route -

Parade starts at 7:00 p.m. on Columbia Ave, south to 8th St, west on 8th to Pine Ave. and into the Civic Center parking lot. 

Special Instructions:

  1. Sponsors will pay for Reserve Officers to assist in the run/walk and cruisers as needed.
  2. If sponsor needs barricades and/or parking restriction signs, there will be a $22/hour fee charged, minimum of 1 hour.
  3. All participants 12 yrs and under must be accompanied by an adult throughout the event.
  4. Event sponsors will be responsible for the posting and removing of all signs and debris associated with the event.
  5. The event sponsor will make contact with other organization holding events along the route (if there are any) so as not to interfere with other venues.
  6. NO Painting is allowed on the sidewalks or on the roadway.
  7. HPD shall be notified of any cancellations or changes that may occur by contracting Sgt. Kender at 616.355.1122 during normal business hours.
  8. The sponsor in charge of this event will also provide volunteers at some intersections who shall wear a reflective vest.
  9. All slow participants not able to keep up with the event must move to the sidewalk and cross only at intersections obeying all traffic control devices.

Issue Date: 10-03-2019           Expiration Date: 10-04-2019
Keith Van Beek                      Mark Klomparens
City Manager                         Requestor