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City of New Haven - 11/17/2017 - 04:27PM

Yale Football Hosts Harvard – Yale Bowl

Dear Westville and New Haven Residents,
This weekend Yale Football hosts arch rival Harvard in the 134th edition of The Game at the historic Yale Bowl.  The game kicks off at 12:30 PM on Saturday November 18, 2017. The City of New Haven has posted and will be closing Central Avenue and Yale Avenue (from Chapel Street to Derby Avenue).   Yale Avenue and Central Avenue will be closed from 6:00 AM Saturday November 18, 2017 to 5:00 PM Saturday November 18, 2017. Only local residents will be allowed access to Cleveland Road and Oliver Road from Chapel Street.  To avoid any inconvenience please use alternate routes between Chapel Street and Derby Avenue.   In addition, the south side of Chapel Street (from Central Avenue to Ella T. Grasso Boulevard) and the north side of Chapel Street (from Yale Avenue to Ella T. Grasso Boulevard) have been posted Emergency Order No Parking from 6:00 AM Saturday November 18, 2017 to 5:00 PM Saturday November 18, 2017.  Towing will be enforced along the posted portion of Chapel Street.   During the period of the road closures, the City will be activating Zone 4, Residential Parking enforcement to discourage visitors to the game from improperly parking in the Westville neighborhood. The City will be enforcing of Resident Zone 4 placards during this sporting event.   If you have any questions please call the Department of Transportation, Traffic & Parking at (203) 946-8075.