The following is the crossing guard schedule and locations for Purim, as well as a safety message from Police Chief Rob Lawson: 1. Madison Ave. & 9th Street 9:30 A.M. – 5:30 P.M. 2. Monmouth Ave. & 7th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 3. Clifton Ave. & 9th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 4. Case Rd. & 14th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 5. Tanglewood & 14th St. 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 6. Forest Ave. & 6th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 7. Forest Ave. & 7th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 8. Forest Ave. & 9th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 9. Forest Ave. & 14th Street (2) 9:30 A.M.-5:30P.M.
9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M. 10. Princeton Ave. & 7th Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30P.M 11. Princeton Ave. & Squankum 9:30 A.M.5:30 P.M.
12. Courtney & Clifton Ave. 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M.
13. M.L.K. Dr. & Pine Street 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M.
14. Park Ave. & 7th St. 9:30 A.M.-5:30 P.M.
Special Equipment Deployment
Light Towers will be set up at the following locations:
14th St and Forest Avenue
14th St and Case Rd
14th St and Cedar Row
Speed Boards will be out at:
Sunset Avenue (southbound)
14th St (westbound)
Message Sign Board will be positioned on Forest Avenue
Altered Traffic Patterns
6th St will be one way westbound from Forest Avenue to Lakewood Avenue
Lawrence Avenue will be one way Northbound from East 9th Street to East 11th Street
Pedestrians should be very cautious in crossing streets since the roadways will undoubtedly be slippery from the snowstorm that we are currently experiencing. Please insure that children’s Purim costumes do not obstruct their vision and that reflective belts are worn by all during the hours of darkness.
The police department will be maintaining its zero tolerance policy concerning arrests for DWI, so please do not drink and drive.
Wishing a Safe and Freilichen Purim to all.
Chief Rob Lawson