BAYLESS REMEMBRANCE SERVICE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Lindsey Whitt
TRAFFIC CLOSURES FOR BAYLESS REMEMBRANCE SERVICE
The procession for Senior Captain Jeffery Bayless is scheduled for Saturday, March 15th, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. The remembrance service is scheduled to being at 2:00p.m.
AFD will have 4th closed off in front of Station 1. They also have Barrow closed off between 4th and 5th. Both 4th Avenue and Barrow will be used to line up vehicles for the procession. Once the procession starts the route is going to be 4th east to Cordova, Cordova south to 5th, 5th west to the Egan Center.
AFD is going to have a ladder company with ladders fully extended over 5th on both sides of the street at "E", so "E" street will not be passable. "G" street will be completely blocked off between 5th and 6th where they usually park the school busses. This is to be used for parking of all the big rigs in the procession. At the Egan Center the bus cutout and the first travel lane will be blocked.
* See Traffic Map Attached.
CITY TO STREAM BAYLESS REMEMBRANCE SERVICE
The Anchorage Fire Department has made arrangements to share the Remembrance Service for Senior Captain Jeffery Bayless with those unable to travel to Anchorage.
The service is scheduled for Saturday, March 15th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. In Alaska - It will be broadcast from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. -Statewide on GCI channel 1; -Within the Municipality of Anchorage on GCI channel 10; and -Outside of Alaska - It will be streaming live on the web: http://www.ustream.tv/search?q=anchorage+fire+department.
Please share this information with anyone who may be interested in attending.