For immediate release:  The Sandwich Police Department has positioned LED sign board trailers on RTE 6A and RTE 130 advising the public that there will be detours in place on September 13, 2014 during the Town’s Grand Parade, 1pm to 3pm.  Additionally, we have requested the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Officer to put out a reverse 911 message to residents advising them of the following:

“On Saturday September 13, 2014 between 1pm and 3pm the Town of Sandwich will hold their 375th Celebration’s Grand Parade.  During this time RTE 130 between Exit 2 and Town Hall Square and RTE 6A between Jarves Street and Main Street will be closed.  Detours will be in place.  Parking restrictions will be in place for the entire parade and detour routes beginning Saturday morning through the end of the parade.  The parade route will be closed to traffic during the parade.  Further information is available on the Sandwich 375 web site.  Please plan accordingly.” 

“There will be clearly posted detours in place for Route 130 and Route 6A.  Working with Sandwich 375, we are focused on proving advanced information to the community so travelers can plan accordingly.  We hope everyone enjoys the Grand Parade,” stated Chief Peter N. Wack.

Download & Print Press Release:  09-10-2014 Press Release