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Road Closures for Gator Bowl Events

Road Closures on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 
- Vystar 5K Gator Bowl Run (map)
Event starts at 10 a.m. / Road Closures will begin at 9:45 a.m.
o The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office will be using a hold and release traffic pattern during this event.

- The following roads will be closed from 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 for the Gator Bowl Parade: (map)
o E. Bay Street (from A. Phillip Randolph Boulevard to Newnan Street) 
o Newnan Street (from Bay Street to Independent Drive) 
o Independent Drive (from Newnan Street to Water Street) 
o Water Street (from Independent Drive to Lee Street) 

Additional Road Closures (between Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 thru Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013)  
- Hogan Street from Water Street to the St. Johns River
Closed: Friday, Dec. 28 at 8:00 a.m. thru 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2 

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Pearl Street from Water Street to the St. Johns River
Closed: Friday, Dec. 28 at 8:00 a.m. thru 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2 

 
- Sister Cities from Hogan Street to the cul-de-sac 
Closed: Friday, Dec. 28 at 8:00 a.m. thru 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2

- Independent Drive from Hogan Street to Laura Street 
Closed: Saturday, Dec. 29 at 4:00 p.m. thru 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 1

- Coastline Drive from the Landing to Newnan Street 
Closed: Monday, Dec. 31 at 8:00 a.m. thru 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 1