Restricted Parking for Parade of Lights on Nov. 27

Parking in certain parts of the City will be restricted due to the 2011 Downtown Merchants Parade scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27.

The Cape Girardeau Police Department has announced that beginning at 2:00 p.m. on Nov. 27, parking will be prohibited on both sides of Broadway from North West End Boulevard to Main Street; on Main Street from Park Drive to William Street; on North West End Boulevard from Broadway to Parkview Drive; on the east side of Perry Avenue from Broadway to Parkview; on Parkview from Perry Avenue to North West End Boulevard, and the entire aware within Capaha Park. Signs and other traffic control devices will be placed at the above locations.

Parking will be restored on the City streets immediately following the parade. Vehicles parked after 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, will be towed from the street at the owner’s expense. These precautions are being taken for the safety of the spectators and those participating in the Christmas Parade.

The Cape Girardeau Police Department thanks you for your cooperation during the Christmas Parade and wishes everyone a safe holiday season. For more information call 573-335-6621.