Issued August 22, 2022
In preparation for the African American Festival, held on Sunday, August 28, and in the interest of assuring the
safety of all residents and visitors to this area, certain traffic restrictions will be in effect.
Therefore, I, Steven T. Noble, Mayor of the City of Kingston, by the power vested in me by the Charter of the
City of Kingston declare:
On Sunday, August 28, 2022, Broadway, from W O’Reilly Street to W Strand will be closed to vehicular
traffic from 11:20 a.m. until such time as the last parade participant has passed or until such time as
Kingston Police Department personnel has deemed it safe.
On Sunday, August 28, 2022, there will be “Parade Parking” only on Andrew Street, from Broadway to
Levan Street. The Parade will step-off at 11:30am and proceed down Broadway to the festival on East
There will be no parking on the following streets on Sunday, August 28, from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.:
Abeel Street from Broadway to Wurts Street – both sides;
Broadway from Spring Street to East Strand – both sides;
Rondout Landing (E Strand) from Mariner’s Harbor to the Maritime Museum – both sides;
From 7:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m. on August 28th, Rondout Landing (East Strand), between Broadway
and the entrance of Hudson Valley Landing will be closed to traffic.
Steven T. Noble