2019 Veterans Day Parade held in downtown Savannah

2019 Veterans Day Parade held in downtown Savannah
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The Veterans Day Parade was held Monday in downtown Savannah.

The parade started at 10:15 a.m. in the heart of Savannah at Abercorn and Hall streets.

You can watch the full parade below:

#LIVE: Enjoy the 2019 Veterans Day parade in Savannah.

Posted by WTOC-TV on Monday, November 11, 2019

The parade is expected to impact traffic as well as Chatham Area Transit Bus Services. CAT says buses will follow the regular weekday schedule. However, some routes and buses will be rerouted or delayed until the parade ends and the streets are cleared. The downtown shuttle will also be suspended until after the parade.

According to the city, vehicles located within the restricted parking areas will be towed at the owner’s expense.

“One of the things we notice the past few years, we’ve tended to tow more cars on this event primarily because I think people get lulled in," said Sean Brandon, City of Savannah Mobility and Parking Director. "They think everything is over and then it’s this event coming up. We just really want to get the word out, please check your block and check the signage on your block.”

Vehicles will not be granted access to the staging area or parade route once the closures begin.

The 2019 Savannah Veterans Day Parade route.
The 2019 Savannah Veterans Day Parade route. (Source: City of Savannah)

If you can’t make it out, you can watch the parade live on WTOC-TV and live streaming at wtoc.com.

For more information on parking restrictions and times, please click here.

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