Traffic Control Information for 2017 Callalily Festival
The 2017 Callalily Festival is going to be held from March 24th to April 23rd, 31 days in total. To maintain smooth traffic flow around Zhuzihu (竹子湖) area, the Taipei City Police Department will step up their enforcement against illegal parking and tow away illegally parked vehicles as well as to conduct the following traffic control measures during the holidays (March 25th and 26th; April 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th, 22nd and 23rd):1. Uphill traffic restrictions start from the intersection of Yangde Boulevard (仰德大道) and Sec. 1, Zhicheng Road (至誠路1段) as well as Lane 1, Sec.2, Zhishan Road (至善路2段1巷口) . Only private automobiles and trucks with permit are allowed to pass between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.2. Downhill traffic restrictions start from the intersection of Yangming Road (陽明路) and Zhongheng Street (中橫街) as well as the intersection of Gezhi Road (格致路) and Kaixuan Road (凱旋路) between 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.3. The traffic controls in Zhuzihu (竹子湖) area will be implemented between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. as follows:(1) Westbound traffic will be one-way, clockwise from Hutian Bridge (湖田橋) through Callalily Boulevard (海芋大道) to the forked road which leads to Mountain Zhongzheng (中正山).(2) The section of Dinghu (頂湖) will be one-way passing and no U turns.The above traffic control areas and time periods will be adjusted as necessary. In addidtion, due to the limited parking lots around the venue, visitors are strongly recommended to use the public transit systems and avoid driving. For more public transportation information, please look up the Taipei City Public Transportation Office’s website: http://5284.taipei.gov.tw. Drivers passing through the vicinity of the venue are advised to tune in to the Police Broadcasting Service for the latest report on traffic conditions and detour information, and follow traffic directions given by police officers and volunteer police force.