News Release

Fountain Closes Temporarily & Clematis by Night Moves for Two Nights Due to Waterfront Redevelopment

What: Waterfront Redevelopment Update
When: Beginning Monday, June 1, 2009
Where: Downtown WPB

(05/13/09 – West Palm Beach)  As the City of West Palm Beach continues with the downtown waterfront revitalization project, there will be several scheduling changes that residents should be aware of:

Centennial Square Fountain Closed Temporarily:
Due to electrical work, the Clematis Street fountain in Centennial Square will be closed for a period of approximately two weeks beginning Monday, June 1, 2009.  Signs are being put in place to notify people of this temporary closure.

Clematis by Night Moves For Two Nights Only:
Also due to electrical work, Clematis by Night will be moving from its normal venue at Centennial Square to City Center on both Thursday, June 4, 2009, and Thursday, June 11, 2009.  Clematis by Night is held from 6:00-9:30 p.m.  Clematis by Night will return to its normal venue on Thursday, June 18, 2009.

Clematis by Night Road Closures:  On both June 4 and June 11, Dixie Highway will be closed to traffic between Banyan Boulevard and Clematis Street from 2:00-11:00 p.m.  In addition, Clematis Street will be closed to traffic between Dixie Highway and Quadrille Boulevard from 2:00-11:00 p.m.

For Additional Information:
Peter Robbins
West Palm Beach Public Information Officer
(561) 822-1433 or

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