Street Closures for"2017 Taiwan LGBT Pride March",Saturday October 28
2017 Taiwan LGBT Pride March will be held on Saturday,October 28 and begin at 2:30pm. Marchers will gather on Ketagalan Blvd between Gongyuan Rd and Zhongshan S Rd, with each route setting off in different directions.The Taipei City Police Department has announce the following streets closure based on the march routes.1. Event Duration: between 0:00 and 22:00 on 28 October 2017.
2. Gathering Location: both directions on Ketagalan Boulevard between Park Road to Zhongshan S. Road.
3. Procession Route:
(1) West Route: Assemble at Gathering Location → right turn on Park Road→ left turn on Xiangyang Road→ left turn on Chongqing S. Rd.→ right turn on Hengyang Rd.→ right turn on Chunghwa Rd.→ right turn on Zhongxiao W. Rd.→ right turn on Park Rd.→ left turn on Tsingtao W. Rd.→ right turn on Zhongshan S. Rd.→ Disassemble after returning to the Gathering Location.
(2)South Route: Departure after assembly at Gathering Location → straight down Xinyi Rd.→ right turn on Jinshan S. Rd.→ right turn on Heping E. Rd.→ right turn on Roosevelt Rd.→ right turn on Zhongshan S. Rd.→ Disassemble after returning to the Gathering Location.
(3)North Route: Departure after assembly at Gathering Location → left turn on Zhongshan S. Rd.→ left turn on Linshen S. Rd.→ right turn on Zhongxiao E. Rd. → right turn on Jinshan S. Rd.→ right turn on Renai Rd.→ Disassemble after returning to the Gathering Location.In order to maintain Traffic order and safety, the TCPD will do on-demand adjustments for traffic control perimeters and affected roads according to on-site conditions.The TCPD also reminds the citizens to avoid march routes in advance, north and southbound traffic diverting to Huanhe South, Jianguo South and Xinsheng South Roads; East and Westbound traffic diverting to Nanjing East Rd., Citizen Boulevard and Heping West Rd.Event related traffic updates will be provided to the Taipei Broadcasting Station and Police Broadcasting Station continuously as insert reports. It is advisable for drivers to pay attention to said reports, and conform to the directions of on-site officers or voluntary traffic wardens, thereby maintaining smooth and safe traffic flow.