Issued October 11, 2017
In preparation for the “Burning of Kingston” event scheduled to take place throughout the City from Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15, and in the interest of assuring the safety of all residents and visitors to this area, certain traffic restrictions will be in effect.
Therefore, I, Steven T. Noble, Mayor of the City of Kingston, by the power vested in me by the Charter of the City of Kingston declare:
There will be no parking on the following streets/areas on Saturday, October 14, 2017:
From 9 am to 4 pm - Both sides of Fair Street from North Front Street to Main Street; and
From 2 pm to 5 pm - Both sides of Main Street from Fair Street to Green, John Street from Crown Street to Wall Street and Crown Street from John Street to Green Street
The following streets will be closed to through traffic on Saturday October 14, 2017:
From 12 pm to 4 pm - Fair Street from North Front to Main Street; and
From 3 pm to 5 pm – Main Street from Fair Street to Green Street, John Street from Green Street to Wall Street, and Green Street from Crown Street to John Street while the British troops head to the four corners of John and Crown Streets for the final street battle scene.
After this portion of the itinerary, the streets will reopen to traffic.
Spectators are urged to observe.
Steven T. Noble