Searle Buccaneers raid historic city again

Cathy DuPont alerted the local news desk that the reenactment of a 17th century raid on St. Augustine by Searle’s Buccaneers will necessitate intermittent disruptions of traffic in parts of downtown this Saturday, March 6th.

The reenactment begins south of the Plaza at 5:00 p.m. along Aviles Street, continues through the Plaza de la Constitucion and north on St. George Street concluding in the vicinity of the City Gates and Santo Domingo Redoubt at the corner of Orange Street and Cordova Street at 6:00 p.m.

• St. George Street between Cathedral Place and King Street will be closed to all traffic between 4:00pm and 6:00pm.

• Traffic on King Street and Cathedral Place in the vicinity of the Plaza will be halted for brief periods between 5:00pm and 5:30pm.

• Orange Street between South Castillo Drive and Cordova Street will be closed between 5:30pm and 6:00pm.

Vehicular traffic may want to avoid these areas during this time.

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