City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20090526-110
Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Traffic Alert: Street Closures on L Street Due to Rally

Today, May 26, 2009, the Sacramento Police Department will be re-directing traffic in the downtown area due to a rally planned in response to the California Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8. 

The following are the street closures that will be in effect from 4 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.: 

L Street from 19th to 21st Streets;

20th Street from K Street to Capitol Avenue;                                                                                        

Rolling street closures as the rally moves from L at 19th Street westbound to 10th street ending at the Capital

We are asking commuters to try and avoid this area to minimize the traffic impact.  The street closures may be adjusted based on the crowd size at the rally.

Please direct any inquiries involving the closures to Sergeant Norm Leong at (916) 221-0420.

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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