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Road Closure for Special Olympics NB Summer Games


July 20, 2017

MONCTON – The City of Moncton wishes to advise the motoring public of delays or detours in the following area to accommodate a parade on Thursday July 20, as part of the Special Olympics NB Summer Games being held in the region this week.

Street closure:

  • From 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017:
    o Closure on Foundry Street from Record Street to Main Street for the parade line-up and staging from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. 
    o Closure of Main Street from Bonaccord Street to Mechanic Street at 5:45 p.m. for the parade.
  • Closure of Downing Street from Main Street to Assomption Boulevard from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Closure of Main Street from Mechanic Street to Botsford Street from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

This street closure is for the Athletes Parade which will precede the Official Opening Ceremonies taking place at City Hall Plaza immediately afterwards. This is a full street closure with progressive reopening as the parade progresses.

The City of Moncton apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause; and invites residents and guests to take in this, and many other events being offered this summer. 

 

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Information:

André Cormier
Communications, City of Moncton
506-859-2686 / andrem.cormier@moncton.ca