Ongoing Political Meetings/Rallies in Barbados May Cause Traffic Congestion – U. S. Embassy Bridgetown

Location: Barbados (see below for exact areas)

Event:  The U.S. Embassy advises all U.S. citizens of the below political party meetings scheduled for tonight, May 14, 2018 at the times indicated.  There may be additional vehicular and pedestrian congestion in and around these areas during this time.  The US Embassy does not anticipate any non-traffic related issues.

Included in the information below are the links to the respective party websites and Facebook pages where you may obtain updated information through the end of the election season.

Democratic Labour Party (DLP)

Party Link:  www.dlpbarbados.org

Facebook:  www.facebook.com/DLPBB

Tonight the DLP is meeting in the following locations at 7:30 PM.

  1. St. Michaels East, Wildey (Factory Rd.)
  2. St. Michael North West, Free Hill
  3. St. Philip West, St. Patricks
  4. St. James Central, Hoytes Village
  5. Christ Church South, Carter’s Gap

The Barbados Labour Party (BLP)

Party Link:  www.blptv.org and www.blp.org.bb

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/BarbadosLabourParty/

Tonight the BLP is meeting in the following locations at 7pm.

  1. St. George North, Market Hill
  2. St. James South, Haynesville
  3. St. Michael South, Britton’s Hill, Taylor’s Shop
  4. St. Michael South Central, Britton’s Hill, Taylor’s shop

Actions to Take:

  • Consider avoiding the areas in question immediately before and after the political rallies. Monitor local media and the political parties’ websites and social media to keep informed about future events.

  

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