For Immediate Release: 12/13/2018 4:52 pm
Worcester drivers are advised that the wake and funeral for fallen Firefighter Christopher Roy taking place in the city Friday and Saturday will impact traffic and reduce the availability of parking spaces. Thousands of mourners, including firefighters from around New England are expected to pay tribute at St. John’s Catholic Church located at 44 Temple Street. It is important that drivers pay close attention to all posted signs and variable message boards.
The following are details of road closures and no parking during the wake of Firefighter Christopher Roy taking place on Friday, December 14 from 4-8 p.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church:
The following are details of road closures during the funeral of Firefighter Christopher Roy taking place on Saturday, December 15 beginning at 10 a.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church:
Beginning at 8 a.m. – Conclusion of service (Approximately 1 p.m.)
Parking will be impacted as follows on Saturday, December 15:
The private funeral procession route to Notre Dame Cemetery is as follows:
Please be advised that traffic on these roadways may be delayed.
The Worcester Police Department is advising drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians to take extra care to obey the rules of the road and to be considerate of others traveling on local streets in the areas surrounding the event. Please plan ahead and seeks alternate routes as the areas mentioned will be congested.