Mayor Madden: Troy City Hall Closed in Observation of Memorial Day

Mayor Madden: Troy City Hall Closed in Observation of Memorial Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | MAY 25, 2017
Download Release | PDF

Mayor Madden: Troy City Hall Closed in Observation of Memorial Day

City Officials Issue Traffic Advisory for Annual Memorial Day Parade

TROY, NYMayor Patrick Madden today announced that Troy City Hall, located at 433 River Street, will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017, in observation of Memorial Day and will reopen on Tuesday, May 30 at 8:30 a.m.

Mayor Madden has issued the following statement ahead of Memorial Day: “The distinguished service of the countless men and women in uniform who made the ultimate sacrifice on behalf of a grateful nation should never be forgotten. This holiday weekend I encourage all Troy residents to take a moment to pause and reflect on the members of our armed forces, especially our city’s own native sons and daughters, who gave their lives protecting our community, state and nation in defense of the values of freedom, liberty and democracy on which our country was founded.”

City officials have issued a traffic advisory for the 21st Annual Veterans of Lansingburgh Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29. Parking will be prohibited on the following streets on Monday, May 29 beginning 7:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m.:

• 5th Avenue from 124th Street to 115th Street
• 123rd Street and 124th Street, between 4th and 5th, and 5th and 6th
• 115th Street between 5th and 2nd
• 2nd Ave from 115th north to 122nd

The following streets will be closed beginning 9:00 a.m., Monday, May 29:

• 5th Avenue, from 125th Street to 115th Street
• 123rd Street and 124th Street between 4th & 5th, and 5th & 6th
• 115th Street between 5th Avenue and 2nd Avenue
• 2nd Avenue between 115th Street and 122nd Street

Drivers are asked to watch for road closures, observe all posted parking restrictions and to seek alternate routes.

In addition, city officials have announced that regular scheduled city garbage pickup will occur on Monday, May 29. City recycling and bulk trash pickup will not be available. Please contact the City of Troy’s Department of Public Works at (518) 270-4579 for additional information.

-30-

MEDIA CONTACT:
John Salka, Deputy Director of Public Information
[email protected] / (518) 279-7131