1.3 min readBy Published On: July 27th, 2017Categories: Features0 Comments on Look before you park

parking/driving restriction on Day Boulevard

Attention Southie – look before you park this weekend.  The DCR announced a traffic and parking restriction for Day Boulevard for this weekend.

Here are the details:
There will be no parking on Day Boulevard from I Street to the Farragut Statue at East Broadway and Shore Road on Saturday, July 29th, at 10:00pm through Sunday, July 3oth, at 12:00 Noon

On Sunday, July 30th, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will close William J. Day Boulevard in South Boston to all traffic to accommodate the Boston Triathlon. All four lanes on Day Blvd will be used for the race. Traffic will be detoured to adjacent roadways: Columbia Road, Farragut Road and Shore Road will serve as a route to and from Castle Island. Parking will be prohibited along Day Boulevard and Shore Road.

Day Boulevard will be closed from Kosciousko Circle to the Farragut Statue At East Broadway from 6am – 12 Noon.  The walkway/causeway heading out and around the sugar bowl near Castle Island will also we closed to pedestrians while race is happening.  You can see the course here! 

Consider yourself warned!

Temporary overnight parking for residents with a valid City of Boston South Boston Resident Parking Sticker will be provided at the angled parking spots located between Shore Road and the Castle Island parking lot on Saturday, July 29th, at 10pm. This temporary parking area will be staffed and vehicles will be checked for resident parking stickers.