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Traffic Advisory, November 10 - November 14, 2016

November 10, 2016

Transportation

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Veteran's Day Parade and other scheduled events will impact traffic and parking

The Veteran’s Day Parade and other scheduled activities will impact traffic and parking on local streets in Boston from Thursday, November 10, through Monday, November 14, 2016.  To travel to these events, information on Hubway, the regional bike-share service, may be found at www.thehubway.com and information on the MBTA may be found at www.mbta.com.  For a faster return trip, the MBTA advises riders to purchase a round trip rather than a one-way ticket.

Thursday, November 10

Street closures will be in effect as follows:

  • Emerson Street, from East Fourth Street to L Street, South Boston, will be closed to traffic from 11 AM to 11:59 PM,
  • K Street, from East Broadway to East Fifth Street, South Boston, will be closed to traffic from 11 AM to 11:59 PM on Thursday, 11/10.

Intermittent street closures will be in effect as follows and drivers are urged to seek alternate routes:

  • Emerson Street, from East Broadway to K Street, will be closed to traffic intermittently from 11 AM to 11:59 PM,
  • East Fourth Street, from L Street to K Street, will be closed to traffic intermittently from 11 AM - 11:59 PM.

Parking will be restricted throughout the vicinity in South Boston.  Drivers should look carefully for posted signs.

Friday, November 11

The Veteran’s Day Parade will begin at 1 PM on Boylston Street at Charles Street, with marchers turning left on Tremont Street, continuing on Cambridge Street to City Hall Plaza.  Traffic will be detoured off of the route briefly, from approximately 12:50 PM through 1:30 PM, as the marchers proceed.  "Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Friday” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • Boylston Street, both sides, from Charles Street South to Tremont Street
  • Tremont Street, both sides, from Cambridge Street to Boylston Street
  • Cambridge Street, both sides, from the driveway onto City Hall Plaza to Tremont Street

Friday, November 11 through Saturday, November 12

Street closures will be in effect as follows:

  • Grimes Street, from West 7th to West 8th Street, South Boston, will be closed to traffic from 12 PM on Friday through 2 AM on Saturday

Intermittent street closures will be in effect as follows and drivers are urged to seek alternate routes:

  • West Eighth Street, from Dorchester Street to Loring Street, South Boston, 12 PM on Friday through 2 AM on Saturday,
  • West Seventh Street, from F Street to Loring Street, South Boston, 12 PM on Friday through 2 AM.

Parking will be restricted throughout the vicinity in South Boston.  Drivers should look carefully for posted signs.

Friday, November 11 through Monday, November 14

Parking will be restricted in the vicinity of the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial this weekend as follows.

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Friday” parking restrictions will be in effect on Northern Avenue, Memorial side, on parking meters BC172-BC174 and BC182-BC184; opposite the Memorial, from Harbor Shore Drive to Marine Park Drive including parking meters BC213-BC219.

Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Friday to Monday” parking restrictions will be in effect on North Avenue, Memorial side, on parking meters BC176-BC181; Seaport Boulevard, District Hall side, near Boston Wharf Road on parking meters BC084-BC90.

Saturday, November 12

“Tow Zone No Stopping Saturday” parking restrictions will be in effect on the inbound side of Summer Street, from Drydock Avenue to D Street, excluding any bus stops.