Traffic changes for Nations League match at National Stadium
The police have announced several traffic changes in the Corporate Area this Saturday, October 12. The changes are related to the Concacaf Nations League match between Reggae Boyz and Aruba at the National Stadium.
Before the event
Arthur Wint Drive will be one way easterly towards the National Stadium. Motorists travelling from this direction will turn left on to Roosevelt Avenue, right on to Stanton Terrace, right on to Mountain View Avenue, right on to Arthur Wint Drive and into the car park.
Roosevelt Avenue and Stanton Terrace- Only vehicles with VIP passes will be allowed to enter Roosevelt Avenue towards the National Stadium. A similar check-point will at Latham Avenue/Roosevelt Avenue.
Mountain View Avenue /Arthur Wint Drive- Only patrons going to the National Stadium will be allowed to enter Arthur Wint Drive from Mountain View Avenue. There will be no through way along Arthur Wint Drive between gates E4 to the Bob Marley Statue at the intersection of Roosevelt Avenue. The area will be sterile and available only to pedestrian traffic.
VIP Entry: VVIPs, VIPs and other specified dignitaries will enter through gate E2 which is in front of Roosevelt Avenue.
All JUTC buses will enter from Mountain View Avenue onto Arthur Wint Drive and will veer right in the open area and set down patrons (specialized services provided by the JUTC will also occupy this area). These buses will be allowed to exit Arthur Wint Drive via Mountain View Avenue.
Residents from Stadium Gardens will be able to leave and enter the community by using Arthur Wint Drive as a one way easterly only.
DURING THE EVENT
The situation will remain. Notwithstanding, residents of the area, employees and emergency cases to the Children’s Hospital will be allowed entry.
AFTER THE EVENT
Arthur Wint Drive will be one way westerly from gate E4 towards Tom Redcam Avenue. Roosevelt Avenue will be one way northerly towards Stanton Terrace. Arthur Wint Drive from E5 will be one way east towards Mountain View Avenue.
Latham Avenue will be one way northwesterly towards Old Hope Road. Motorists travelling on North and Central Avenues towards Arthur Wint Drive will only be allowed to turn right on to Arthur Wint Drive. Emergency vehicles will use these roads to access the Children's Hospital.
For about 45 minutes after the event, residents of Stadium Gardens will be able to exit the community by turning left on to Arthur Wint Drive but will not be able to enter or re-enter the community.
NO PARKING AREAS
No parking will be allowed on the following roads:
Arthur Wint Drive
Mountain View Avenue
Vehicles found in contravention will be towed. All parking must take place off the roadway. Motorists will be asked to position their vehicles facing the direction where the traffic will flow after the event.