TRAFFIC ADVISORY FOR MARCH 10 AND 11

The following traffic restrictions will be in place for the Fort Lauderdale St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival, which will take place on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Huizenga Plaza and along Las Olas Boulevard in downtown Fort Lauderdale.  To view a map of the traffic restrictions, visit www.stpatsftl.com/traffic-advisory.
FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017
  • E. Las Olas Boulevard from Andrews Avenue to SE 1st Avenue will be closed from Friday, March 10 at 8:30 a.m. to Saturday, March 11 at midnight.
  • SE 1st Avenue from E. Las Olas Boulevard to the south side of the FAU/BC Tower parking lot driveway will be closed from 9 a.m.Friday, March 10 to midnight on Saturday, March 11.
SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2017
  • E. Las Olas Boulevard from Andrews Avenue to SE 16th Avenue will have full closure from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. to accommodate the Shamrock Run. North and southbound traffic will be periodically allowed to cross at intersections.
  • E. Las Olas Boulevard from SE 16th Avenue to the west side of the E. Las Olas bridge will have temporary road closures and adjusted east and westbound lanes (i.e., one lane in each direction of travel) to accommodate the Shamrock Run from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
  • E. Las Olas Boulevard from SE 1st Avenue to SE 8th Avenue will be closed from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • W. Las Olas Boulevard from SW 1st Avenue to Andrews Avenue, SW 1st Avenue in Riverfront north to Broward Boulevard, and SW 2nd Street from Andrews Avenue to SW 2nd Avenue will be closed from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • North New River Drive East eastbound lanes will be closed from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. During this timeframe, residents of the Watergarden and the Las Olas Grand condominiums are to use SE 3rd Avenue/SE 4th Street for entrance and exit. Residents of the Las Olas River House condominiums are to use SE 3rd Avenue/New River Center parking garage driveway for entrance and exit.
  • The intersections of E. Las Olas Boulevard and SE 2nd, 3rd and 6th Avenues will be closed from 11:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. These Avenues are anticipated to remain open intermittently for north and southbound traffic until 11:15 a.m.
  • Business and residential traffic south of E. Las Olas Boulevard and west of US 1/Federal Highway should use SE 3rd Avenue and SE 4th Street to enter/exit the neighborhood, approaching from SE 6th Street on SE 3rd Avenue.
  • Business and residential traffic south of E. Las Olas Boulevard and east of US 1/Federal Highway should use SE 8th Avenue or SE 11th Avenue to enter/exit the neighborhood.
  • Residents who live directly inside a closure will still be allowed to/from their homes but may need to us use a detoured route. Traffic congestion and delays should be expected throughout the day.
Traffic congestion and delays in and around the detoured areas should be expected throughout the day on Saturday, March 11.
For more information about the St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival or to view a map of the traffic restrictions, visit  www.stpatsftl.com/traffic-advisory.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY FOR MARCH 10 AND 11

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