FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Traffic Advisory for President Barack Obama’s Visit / UCI Commencement at Angel Stadium of Anaheim
ANAHEIM, Calif. (June 12, 2014) Cities of Anaheim, Newport Beach, and Laguna Beach in Orange County, California: In an effort to assist the public in avoiding possible traffic congestion during the visit of President Barack Obama on June 14, the following areas of Orange County should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays for community members:
Saturday June 14, 2014 :
· North and Southbound Closure of PCH (CA 1) from Newport Coast Dr. in Newport Beach to Ledroit St. in Laguna Beach from 8:30 a.m. to 8:50 a.m.
· North and Southbound Closure of PCH (CA 1) from Newport Coast Dr. in Newport Beach to Ledroit St. in Laguna Beach from 10:00 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.
· Katella Ave and Douglas Road closures in Anaheim from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
· CA57 North and Southbound closure at Katella Ave in Anaheim from 1:00 p.m. to 1:10 p.m.
This information has been provided to the public with the approval of the U.S. Secret Service.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 346,000 residents and more than 2,900 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.6 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc., L-3 Communications, Pacific Sunwear, and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including Angels Baseball, Anaheim Ducks, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, and the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with the Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast, Honda Center, City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim GardenWalk, and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes millions of visitors to the city, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.