CORNWALL, Ontario – The Cornwall Community Police Service (CCPS) is requesting the assistance of the public in providing a safe environment for participants in the Santa Claus Parade as well as its’ spectators. The parade will commence at 5 pm from “St-Lawrence Intermediate School” located at 1450 Second Street East and will travel westbound on Second Street from Anthony Street to York Street. Traffic will not be allowed on Second Street from 4:30 pm until the end of the parade.
Please note that “No Parking” signs will be posted on Second Street from Anthony Street to Augustus Street. We ask for the public’s assistance with having all vehicles moved from Second Street prior to 4:30 pm. CCPS officers will use their discretion to tow vehicles in contravention of the posted signs.
Officers will be on scene to ensure the safety of the participants and the general public. Detours may be necessary in order to reduce the interaction between vehicles and pedestrians, as well as parade participants.
The CCPS would like to thank you for your co-operation in advance and for your continued support in making this a safe and enjoyable parade.
In addition to the street closures for the Santa Claus Parade, there will also be a street closure on Montreal Rd. between McConnell and Baldwin avenues until 4 p.m. for the Santa Street Hockey Tournament.