Friday, March 15, 2019 at 1:14 p.m.
As Spokane celebrates St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday with the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, the Spokane Police Department (SPD) has a few tips for those attending the event.
Police officers will be providing security for the event and attendees will find a uniformed police officer and/or SPD volunteer at most intersections along the parade route. Additional behind the scenes measures will be implemented as well.
To help ensure the safety of people attending as well as those that are in the area, officials are asking for the community’s help with following a few safety tips:
A complete list of street obstructions can be found here.
SPD wants you to enjoy your holiday activities, but please celebrate responsibly. Don’t forget ride share options and remember, your festiveness should not intrude on the good times of others.
Officer John O'Brien