Mayor Gavin Buckley
Public Information Office
160 Duke of Gloucester Street
Annapolis, Maryland 21401
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Memorial Day in the City of Annapolis: Parade on Monday, May 30; City Offices and Rec Center Closed
Annapolis, MD (May 16, 2022) The City of Annapolis will host a Memorial Day parade on Monday, May 30. Parade step off at Amos Garrett and West Street will be at 10 a.m. sharp with the parade making its way around Church Circle, down Main Street and concluding at City Dock. There is no entry fee to participate in the parade, but all parade entrants must submit an application to be included in the parade lineup. If you are interested in participating, send an email to: email@example.com.
“We owe a debt of gratitude to the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in serving their country,” Mayor Buckley said. “We can never fully repay that debt to their families and loved ones, but we must honor their sacrifice with a day of recognition.”
Along the parade route on Monday, there will be rolling road closures. Stay alert to Annapolis Police direction.
City of Annapolis refuse collection that would normally occur on Monday will be picked up on Tuesday. Tuesday collection will occur on Wednesday.
Annapolis Transit will operate on a Sunday schedule with the Purple Route in operation from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. ADA Paratransit services will also be available within this time period.
City offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022, along with the closure of the Stanton Center and the Pip Moyer Recreation Center.
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