(CMR) The RCIPS is advising the public of the following road closure taking place this weekend to facilitate Pirates Fest events. Seafarers Way will be closed between Warwick Drive and Fort Street, from Thursday, 17 November, at 10 pm and reopen by Sunday, 20 November, at 10 am.
In addition, Shedden Road will be closed to westbound traffic at Elgin Avenue during these times. Local access to the RBC parking lot for customers will be permitted during business hours on Friday.
Northbound traffic approaching Seafarers Way will be diverted onto Boilers Road, and southbound traffic will be diverted onto Fort Street.
Motorists are advised to exercise caution when traveling in the vicinity of this road closure and to follow any instructions given by officers or signage placed on the roadway to ensure the safety of themselves, other motorists, and pedestrians.
In addition, the public is reminded that, according to the Traffic Act (2021 Revision) Section 116, it is an offense to fail to obey a police roadblock or barrier. This includes moving or bypassing traffic barriers. Anyone found to be doing so will be prosecuted and is subject to a fine.