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Tow Away Zones and Road Closures For Santa Cruz on New Years Eve

Published On: Dec 30 2013 05:05:44 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 31 2013 10:19:54 AM CST
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -

The Santa Cruz Police department will have a additional officers on patrol New Years Eve and the Safety Enhancement Zone will begin at 5:00 PM on December 31st and end at 5:00 AM on January 1st.

The Safety Enhancement Zone allows for a “Triple Fine” to be levied on certain Municipal Code violations, such as possession of alcoholic beverages in public and other behavior related Ordinances.

Certain road closures and Tow Away zones will also be in effect. The following will be the road closures and Tow Away zones.

Road Closures

Where                                                    Starts                           Ends

Knight Street      8 a.m. Dec 31st          2 a.m. January 1st   
N. Pacific between River St & Water St10:30 p.m.  Dec 31st12:45 a.m. Jan 1st
Bulkhead Street10:30 p.m. Dec 31st12:45 a.m. Jan 1st
Water st. between River St. & Center10: p.m. Dec 3112:45 a.m. Jan 1st

Tow Away and no Parking

Where                                                             Starts                       Ends

Front St between Water St. & River St  10:30 p.m. Dec 31st 12:45 a.m. Jan 1st
1500 blk. Pacific Ave Between Locust St & Water10:30 p.m. Dec 31st12:45 a.m. Jan 1st