News & Events

Date and Time of Release: 14 October 2015

Date and Time of Incident: 16 October 2015, approx. 2:15 pm to 3:00 pm

Subject: Sonora High School Homecoming Parade

Sonora High School’s Homecoming Parade will take place Friday, 16 Oct. 2015. Washington Street (SR 49) will be closed to all traffic between Snell Street and Church Street from approx. 2:15 pm to 3:00 pm. In addition, School Street will be closed from approx. 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm for parade staging purposes.

The parade will leave Sonora High School and enter Snell Street from School Street. It will travel south on Snell Street to Washington Street. At Washington Street, the parade will turn south and travel south on Washington Street. It will then turn right onto Stockton Road, and right again onto South Green Street, and end at Courthouse Park.

Following the parade, the Golden Regiment Band will perform in Courthouse Park for approx. 15 minutes. During the band’s performance, Green Street will be closed between Bradford and Yaney Streets. There will be no parking allowed on Green Street between Yaney Street and Stockton Road during the parade. These areas will be posted with “No Parking” signs.

If you are going to be in the downtown area during this time, the Sonora Police Department is asking you plan ahead and use alternate routes. Drivers are asked to be patient, as traffic flow will be extremely slow and congested in the downtown area before, during and after the parade.