West Shore RCMP issue Remembrance Day traffic advisory

Police are encouraging pedestrian traffic as parking will be limited

Black Press file photo

West Shore RCMP are issuing a traffic advisory during the course of Remembrance Day ceremonies.

There will be road closures to vehicle traffic for the duration of the ceremonies from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the following locations:

  • Peatt Road and Station Avenue
  • Veterans Memorial Parkway and Station Avenue
  • Goldstream Avenue and Aldwyn Road
  • Aldwyn Road and Fairway Avenue
  • Veterans Memorial Parkway, Hagel Road and Meaford Avenue

Pedestrian traffic is encouraged as parking is limited in the area around Veterans Memorial Park.

West Shore RCMP said they encourage everyone to take part in the Remembrance Day ceremonies to say thanks and give “thoughts to the sacrifice made by the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces in conflicts both past and present.”

READ MORE: Esquimalt students place poppies at graves of Canadian veterans

READ MORE: Younger Canadians interested in attending Remembrance Day events: poll

shalu.mehta@goldstreamgazette.com


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

Unruly passenger forces Victoria-bound flight to divert to Calgary

Police say charges are pending against a woman in her 40s

RECALL: Salmon Village Salmon Nuggets

Customers warned not to eat product due to possible Listeria contamination

Victoria invited to get a closer look at Sunday’s lunar eclipse

Special event allows public to view the moon through UVic telescopes

Vancouver Island couple fights for their lives together

Richard Stuart needs a kidney, his wife Tracy has been diagnosed with cancer

Victoria Whisky Festival kicks off this weekend

Whisky-lovers flock to Hotel Grand Pacific for weekend events and tastings

Fashion Fridays: Inspirational gym outfits

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Vancouver Island conservancy group calls for government to shut down Georgia Strait herring roe fishery

DFO says extensive research is done annually before setting a maximum harvest rate

POLL: Should people have to license their cats?

The Victoria Natural History Society has sent letters to 13 municipalities in… Continue reading

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers wanted list for the week of Jan. 15

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

High court ruling allows long-term expats to vote in byelections across Canada

Supreme Court decision enfranchised an estimated one million or more Canadian expats to be able to vote

B.C. woman posts to Facebook after she and nephew reported missing for days

Roseanne Supernault says both she and her six-year-old nephew are fine and she has contacted police

Company issues lifetime ban after man jumps from cruise ship

Nick Naydev posted the video last week showing him standing on the balcony of the Symphony of the Seas

The debate over how to teach math in B.C.

Tutoring businesses growing with concerns

Inflation rises as higher airfares, veggie prices offset cheaper gas

Statistics Canada says inflation accelerated to two per cent in December

Most Read