SAVANNAH, GA (November 9, 2017) –  Traffic will be rerouted on several downtown Savannah streets in preparation for the 2017 Veterans Day Parade, set to begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11.

Streets will be cleared as early as 6 a.m.

The staging area is located on Abercorn Street and runs from Duffy to Gaston, then from Drayton to Lincoln. The parade begins at Gaston and Abercorn streets then disbands at Broughton and Price streets.

This event will impact downtown traffic flow, as well as residential and visitor parking. Parking within the staging area and along the parade route will be impacted starting at 12:01 a.m. Friday. Detailed road closure and parking information is available on scmpd.org.

No parking zones will be marked prior to the parade. Vehicles remaining in no parking zones after the indicated times will be towed at the owner’s expense.

Normal traffic flow is expected to resume by 2 p.m. SCMPD asks drivers to plan routes accordingly and to exercise caution and patience during this event.

Details of the route and other important information can be found on the SCMPD website at: http://scmpd.org/veteransdayparade/.