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City of Seattle
Ed Murray, Mayor

SUBJECT: Traffic Advisory: Anti-War March on Saturday

10/10/2008  10:40:00 AM

Anti-War March on Saturday

(SEATTLE)--On Saturday, October 11, an Anti-War March will occur in Seattle beginning at 1:00 p.m. The Seattle Anti-War Action Coalition sponsored event, which is expected to involve up to 500 participants, will be escorted along the route by police officers. The march will start at Pratt Park at 19th Ave S and S Main Street. It will head south on 19th Avenue S to S Jackson Street, then go east on S Jackson Street to 23rd Avenue S, north on 23rd Avenue S to E Yesler Way, west on E Yesler Way to 14th Avenue, north on 14th Avenue to E Pine Street, west on E Pine Street to 11th Avenue and then north on 11th Avenue to Cal Anderson park. Motorists will likely encounter delays along the march route.

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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Seattle Department of Transportation

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