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City of Seattle
Ed Murray, Mayor
NEWS ADVISORY

SUBJECT: Traffic Advisory: Two streets closed for Wildrose Gay Pride Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
6/27/2008  3:45:00 AM
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Two streets closed for Wildrose Gay Pride Festival

SEATTLE The Wildrose Gay Pride festival is underway now with a closure of 11th Avenue from Pike Street to E Union Street. E Pike Street is also closed between 10th Avenue and 11th Avenue.

Both one block closures will be in effect until 10:00 p.m. Sunday night, June 29. Five hundred to one thousand participants are expected daily at the festivities. Expect traffic delays on the surrounding streets.

The Seattle Department of Transportation builds, maintains and operates Seattle's $8 billion transportation infrastructure. To further Mayor Nickels’ goal to get Seattle moving, the department manages short- and long-term investments in streets, bridges, pavement and trees, that better connect the city with the region.


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