There will be a number of traffic regulations in place on Sunday, November 29, to facilitate the Independence Gala and Ceremonial Parade which will be held at the Garrison Savannah.??
From 6:30 p.m. no parking will be allowed around the Garrison Savannah. Traffic will be restricted to the right in a clockwise direction, as on normal race days. In addition, the roadway east of the Main Guard must be kept clear of vehicular traffic.
Vehicles travelling along Bush Hill must turn left and keep along the Garrison on the right, while traffic approaching from Dayrells Road must turn left at the Garrison Road junction.
Public service vehicles working their normal route will not be affected by the changes in traffic regulations.
The Transport Board will offer a $5.00 park and ride system from 6:00 p.m., which will include parking, security and transportation to and from the Garrison. The service will be available at the Barbados Tourism Investment Inc. car park, Bay Street; the Garfield Sobers Complex, Wildey; and the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill.
Uniformed police officers will be on hand to direct all traffic and drivers are asked to comply with their instructions.