Traffic & Transit Advisory for Firefighter Funeral Procession This Friday
The San Francisco Police Department has announced the roads and public transit routes that will be impacted by Friday’s funeral procession for the two firefighters who died battling a house fire in the Diamond Heights neighborhood.
The following road closures will be in effect on Friday, June 10, 2011 from approximately 9:00am until approximately 5:30pm. Motorists are advised to expect heavy traffic in the area of St. Mary’s Cathedral and to plan their commutes accordingly.
Geary Street: west bound, Gough to Webster and east bound, Divisadero to Gough
Webster Street: north bound lanes, Geary to Ellis
Gough Street: partial lane closures, Geary to Ellis
Following the funeral (which begins at 12:30pm) a procession will travel the following route:
South on Gough, turning west on Market St. and then turning south on Valencia. From Valencia St., the procession will continue, turning west on 15th Street, then turning south on Dolores and merging onto San Jose Avenue. From San Jose Avenue, the procession will enter the 280 Freeway south bound to Serramonte Blvd. From Serramonte Blvd, the procession will turn onto Collins Rd, then on El Camino Real ending at Holy Cross Cemetery.
The following MUNI lines are expected to be impacted by the funeral service and procession:
F-Market, J-Church, 5-Fulton, 6-Parnassus, 21-Hayes, 22-Fillmore, 24-Divisadero, 31-Balboa, 33-Stanyan, 48-Quintara, 38/38L-Geary and 71/71L-Haight-Noriega.