Nov. 23, 2005 Christiansted will be swinging into the season with its Holiday Jump-up on Friday. The fun with street vendors and entertainment starts at 5 p.m.
To make the event safe for all participants, the V.I. Police Department has the following parking restrictions and street closings. The restrictions and closing are effective at 4 p.m. and continue until the event is over.
No parking on King Street or Company Street from King Cross Street to the Wharf area.
No parking on Queen Cross Street from the intersection of Company Street to the Waterfront at the Caravelle Hotel
No parking on Church Street between King and Company Streets.
Any vehicle found parked in the restricted areas will be ticketed and/or towed at the owner's expense.
Free parking will be permitted in the U. S. National Park Service, Fort Christian parking lot between the hours of 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. Vehicles left in the parking lot after 10 p.m. will be towed.
— Drivers whose vehicles have been towed should contact the Ancilmo Marshall Command center at 773-2530 for further information.
Vehicular traffic traveling east into Christiansted will be rerouted at King Cross Street.
Vehicular Traffic traveling west on Hospital Street will be rerouted on Queen Street to proceed west.
In a press release Wednesday, the Police Department said its employees wish all a safe holiday and regret any inconvenience these changes or restrictions might cause.
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