Additional traffic pattern changes downtown on Canucks game days
Vancouver, B.C. – Canucks Sports and Entertainment announced today that revised traffic and pedestrian patterns adjacent to Rogers Arena will be in effect on home and road game days June 8, 10, *13 and *15 from 2 p.m. until 5 a.m.
Effective immediately, Hamilton Street will be closed from Robson to Dunsmuir, Homer Street will be closed from Robson to Dunsmuir and all lanes on Georgia Street will be closed from Seymour to Cambie during the listed dates and times.
Beginning June 9, a partial lane closure will affect Pacific Boulevard beginning at Griffiths Way and ending prior to Abbott Street 24 hours daily and will remain in effect until midnight June 11.
Guests attending Canucks games at Rogers Arena are encouraged to account for the closures and either leave home early or look for alternative transportation methods (Stadium/Chinatown Station on the Skytrain route is directly across the street from Rogers Arena) to arrive at Rogers Arena in time to enjoy the Party on the Plaza during home games, and other events in and around Rogers Arena.
Those attending Canucks home games are also reminded of closures in effect on Abbott Street between Expo Blvd. and Pacific Blvd. (June 10 and *15) for the Party on the Plaza. Guests with disabilities can be dropped off at Gate 16 prior to the start of Canucks Stanley Cup Final home playoff games on Abbott Street via Pacific Boulevard only. Normal post-game traffic routes will be in effect at the conclusion of the event. A temporary taxi and limo drop off area will be accommodated on Expo Boulevard to Griffiths Way two hours prior to Stanley Cup Final home playoff games.
June 8, 10, *13 & *15 - 12 p.m. – 5 a.m.:
Hamilton St from Robson to Dunsmuir.
Homer St from Robson to Dunsmuir.
All lanes on Georgia St from Seymour to Cambie.
Partial lane closure on Pacific Boulevard from Griffiths Way to Abbott Street.
June 10 & *15, 2011
Abbott Street, from Expo to Gate 16., closed to Beginning at noon. vehicular traffic.
Will re-open prior to conclusion of Canucks home playoff game.
TEMPORARY DROP OFF/PICK UP ZONES on Round 4 home playoff game nights
Buses – Bus parking is first come, first served on Expo Blvd. after the curve from Quebec St. to Carrall St.
Taxis/Limos/Passenger Zone – Expo Blvd. to Griffiths Way (in front of Costco). For further information regarding road closures please contact: Special Events Office at 604.257.8850
*Games to be played if necessary.