November 11 – Remembrance Day Ceremony Street Closures
A PUBLIC SERVICE to acknowledge the courage and sacrifice of those who served their country during times of war, military conflict and peace will be held at the CROSS OF SACRIFICE in Duncan at 10:55 a.m. on Remembrance Day.
The general public and organized bodies are requested to be in position at the Cross no later than 10:50 a.m. At 11:00 a.m. the fire siren will sound to commence two minutes of silence and will sound again at the expiration of this time.
It is particularly requested that all moving vehicles be brought to a standstill during this time or that vehicular traffic try to avoid the area during the ceremony.
The following roads will be closed to traffic commencing at 7:00 a.m.: Station Street, Canada Avenue between Kenneth and Government, Craig Street between Government and Station Street, and Ingram Street (Farmers’ Market). Immediately prior to the parade at 11:00 am, the intersections at Government and Station Street, Brae and Trunk, and Duncan/Trunk/Cowichan Way will also be closed.
It would be appreciated if all dog owners would consider leaving their dogs for this event.