Santa Ana Police Department Citizen Alert:
Traffic Advisory Sept 15 and 16 Fiestas Patrias Parade and Festival
The City will be hosting the Fiestas Patrias Downtown Festival and Parade on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 and 16th. Please be advised of the following street closures which will substantially impact travel times in the Civic Center and Downtown areas of Santa Ana especially on Sunday, Sept 16.
Notification of Traffic Impacts Associated with the Fiestas Patrias Festival & Parade
Event: Fiestas Patrias Festival 2012
Date/Time: Saturday September 15 1200 to 2400 (midnight) Festival Hours
Sunday September 16 1200 to 2200 Festival Hours
Location: Fourth Street from Sycamore to Minter, Third Street from Sycamore to French, Main St. from Fifth to First, Bush/French/Mortimer from Fifth to Third St.
Primary street closures will be in place from 1900 hrs on Friday, Sept. 14 through 0800 hrs on Monday, Sept 17.
Event: Fiestas Patrias Parade
Date/Time: Sunday September 16, 2012
Streets to be closed:
Sycamore between 17th and 10th, 16th St. between the west side of Bush and Main St., 15th St. between the west side of Bush and the east side of Broadway.
Main between the south side of 17th and the north side of Santa Ana Blvd. and all side streets one block east and west of Main St.
Broadway from the north side of Santa Ana Blvd. to the south side of 10th St. Civic Center Drive from the west side of Bush to Flower. Street closures to include one block north and south of Civic Center Drive between Flower and Bush Streets. Birch from the north side of Civic Center to the south side of 10th. Sycamore from the north side of Santa Ana Blvd. to the south side of 10th. Flower from Civic Center Drive to the north side of Santa Ana Blvd.
Ross from the north side of Santa Ana Blvd to the south side of Civic Center Drive.
Sixth Street from Flower to Boyd
Primary street closures will be in place from 1300 to 2000 hrs, Parade times: 1600 to 1800.
Join Assemblyman Jose Solorio at the Fiestas Patrias Parade
Join Assemblyman Jose Solorio and several other local dignitaries in the festivities of the Fiestas Patrias Parade which celebrates Mexican Independence Day. The parade and festival is expected to draw about 150,000 people and is filled with entertainment, culture and family fun!
Sunday, September 16th, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. (Parade time)
Parade Route Start: Main Street at 15th Street
Parade Route End: Civic Center Drive at Flower Street, Santa Ana
For more information on the parade, please contact Jessica Gutierrez in the Assemblyman’s office at Jessica.Gutierrez@asm.ca.gov or 714-939-8469.