CHRISTMAS PARADE TRAFFIC ROUTES AND TIMES

The Berlin Police Department advised that traffic heading north on Route 16 will be diverted to the Cleveland Bridge on Friday for the Christmas Parade of Lights beginning at 6 p.m. The Mason Street bridge will also be closed for about an hour when the parade starts heading up Main Street. Southbound traffic lanes on Pleasant Street will also be closed once the parade reaches the bowling alley and heads down Pleasant Street for approximately one half hour. There will be no parking this year at the Tondreau parking lot from Wednesday evening until the time the parade starts at 7 p.m. on Friday night.