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Road traffic to be restricted for the duration of Staro Riga light festival

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RURoad traffic on streets of Riga will be restricted from 20:00 p.m. 14 November until 09:00 a.m. 20 November. Restrictions will apply to Zirgu Street, from Meistaru Street to Dome Square. Two-way road traffic will be organized at Dome Square, as reported by Riga City Council.

On 16th, 18th and 19th November it will not be allowed to park vehicles at Pils Square at 17:00 – 23:00. The same restriction will apply to 17 November, but for 20:00 – 23:00. Additionally, all traffic and parking will be restricted on Zirgu Street (from Šķūņu Street to Krāmu Street) from 14 November until 20 November.

On 16 November, river traffic will be closed in the city’s channel from 16 November until 20 November.

Riga City Council also reports that use of loudspeakers and other noise-emitting equipment not associated with festivities will be prohibited from 16 November to 19 November at Dome Square, Herbera Square, Vermont Garden and the square around St Peter’s Church, as well as other locations participating in Staro Riga festival.

Riga City Council warns that during installation and removal of necessary equipment, the permitted noise levels may be exceeded.


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