The schedule of drawing bridges and road traffic will be changed due to preparations for the Naval parade

13 July 2020

The Main Naval parade will take place in the waters of the Neva River on 26 July.

In order to ensure the preparations for the parade, the schedule of drawing bridges will be changed and traffic restrictions will be introduced. It was reported by the City Administration.

On the night of 14 and 17 July, the drawing of Liteyny, Troitsky, Palace and Blagoveschensky bridges will be extended until 6 a.m.

Thus, Liteyny Bridge will be raised from 1.4 a.m. till 6 a.m., Trinity Bridge - from 1.2 a.m. till 6 a.m., Palace Bridge will be raised twice – from 1.1 a.m. till 2.5 a.m. and from 3.1 a.m. till 6 a.m., Blagoveschensky Bridge will also be raised twice - from 1.25 a.m. till 2.45 a.m. and from 3.1 a.m. till 6 a.m.

During the drawing of the bridges, traffic on these bridges will be closed. The closure of traffic on the bridges could be extended for up to 15 minutes.

Also on 14 and 17 July from 7 p.m. till 10 p.m., traffic on the Admiralty embankment, Senate square and the English embankment will be closed from Senate square to Blagoveschenky Bridge.

As specified, the information on the drawing of the bridges and traffic restrictions in connection with the Main Naval parade will be supplemented.



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