East Ridge Christmas Parade Set For Saturday

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The City of East Ridge will hold its annual Christmas Parade this Saturday. 

Line-up begins at 4 p.m. on Germantown Road from Ringgold Road north toward I-24, with the parade stepping off at 6:30 p.m.
 
Ringgold Road will shut down at 6 p.m. from Donaldson Road to Moore Road.  Germantown Road will be closed to all southbound traffic (except vehicles in the parade) beginning at 4 p.m.  Only one northbound lane of Germantown will be open to traffic.  

"Please obey all traffic rules and officials in this area," officials said.  "East Ridge Police will be at each intersection to direct traffic on the north-bound lane.

Thank you for your cooperation."


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