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Mountain View Police Department
Thursday July 4th, 2013 :: 12:28 p.m. PDT


Important 4th Of July Info For Shoreline Amphitheatre & Safety Reminders; Road Closures; Traffic Congestion

With 4th of July upon us many are making preparations to BBQ with friends and family and to take in tonight’s fireworks display at Shoreline Amphitheatre. To help you prepare for this evening’s festivities, we wanted to provide you with some reminders about traffic, closed areas and safety tips.

For Shoreline Amphitheatre:
-Fireworks are prohibited. They are illegal in Santa Clara County and fines are hefty!
-Alcohol consumption is prohibited. Don’t drink any alcohol in or around Shoreline Amphitheatre.
-Expect heavy traffic and delays, especially between 5:00PM to 11:00PM.
-After the fireworks, delays out of the North Bayshore and Shoreline Amphitheatre areas may be up to 2 hours.
-Shoreline Park and its trails will remain open to bicycles and pedestrians.

In addition to all other parking restrictions and prohibitions there will be “No Parking – Tow Away” on the following streets between 11:00AM to 11:00PM:
-Terminal Boulevard
-San Antonio Road, north of Highway 101

The following streets will be closed to vehicle traffic after 5:00 PM:
-San Antonio Road, north of Casey Avenue
-Terminal Boulevard
-Broderick Avenue
-Casey Avenue
-Northbound Marine Way at Garcia Avenue
-Westbound Bayshore Parkway at Garcia Avenue

MVPD will also have DUI units rolling around the city Thursday and Friday evenings. Ensure you don’t drink and drive! Have a designated driver assigned to your evenings or take public transportation.

Enjoy Independence Day, Mountain View!

Mountain View Police Department
1000 Villa St
Mountain View, CA 94041

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-903-6344

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