SIMPSON BAY–In connection with the 2017 “Causeway Jump Up” which is scheduled to be held on Saturday March 18th the Police Department (KPSM) is informing the general public of the following road closures.
The jump up will depart on time from Kim Sha Beach in Simpson Bay at 08.00 p.m. taking the following the route- Welfare road – Airport Boulevard – Causeway Bridge – Union road – Kruythof round about – A.J.C. Brouwers road and will end at Church hill round about.
During the passing of the jump up parade all streets and alleys along this route will close for motor vehicle traffic. When the jump up has passed any these streets and alleys the traffic will again be opened to the public.
All drivers using the public streets between the hours of 08.00 p.m. and 02.00 a.m. should take keen note of this information to avoid any unnecessary inconvenience. During the closure of these streets they should also use alternatives routes to get to their destination.
The Police Department is taking this opportunity to remind the general public that the 2017 Carnival will have a 0-tolerance approach.