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May 18th 40th Anniversary Commemorative Event to be held in downtown Gwangju, Police to minimize congestion

광주 도심서 열리는 5·18 40주년 기념식…경찰 "혼잡 최소화"

May 18th 40th Anniversary Commemorative Event to be held in downtown Gwangju, Police to minimize congestion

 

The police prepared overall safety measures for the May 18th Democratization Movement marking its 40th Anniversary with commemorative events being conducted in Gwangjus downtown.

 

The Gwangju Metropolitan Police Agency revealed on May 15th that there will be the maximum capable forces including traffic police, with 279 personnel to help with vehicle communication. This is for May 18th marking its 40th anniversary, with heavy congestion being expected.

 

The police explained that there will as little traffic on the roads as necessary. However, there will be prior guidelines for the relevant sectors to minimize confusion.

 

There will be complete control over the 3-way intersection in front of the JeonIl(전일) Building to the entrance of ChungJangRo(충장로) 1st Street from 6am on May 18th. This is around the May 18th Democratization Stadium where the ceremony will be held.

 

As for the ceremonial participating vehicles that carry invitation cards, they will be guided to use the Asia Culture Centers Parking Lot B.

 

General participating vehicles can use the ACCs affiliated parking lots.


Also, there are adjustments made for some lines of buses for the convenience of citizens wishing to visit the May 18th National Cemetery.

 

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