Due to the dress rehearsal of the Victory Parade on Red Square, traffic on a number of streets in the center of Moscow on May 7 will be limited. This was reported by the press service of the metropolitan traffic police department.
From 5:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m., you can’t drive along Shosseiny proezd, Proektirovaniem proezd No. 3502, Volgogradsky Prospekt (from Lyublinskaya St. to Marxistskaya St.), st. Marksistskaya (from Volgogradsky Prospekt to Taganskaya Square), Taganskaya Square, Garden Ring from Tagansky Tunnel to Prospekt Mira and further to Novy Arbat in both directions, Arms Lane and Tverskaya Street.
From 5:30 until the end of the event, traffic restrictions will be introduced on the following streets: st. Tverskaya and st. 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya, Bolshoi Putinkovsky lane, Strastnoy and Tverskoy boulevards, st. Mokhovoy, st. Bolshaya Nikitskaya (from Romanova lane to Mokhovaya street), st. Okhotny Ryad, Teatralny passage to Petrovka, Old Square, Kitaigorodsky passage, Moskvoretskaya embankment, Kremlin embankment, st. Ilyinka, st. Varvarka, Goncharnaya embankment, Kotelnicheskaya embankment, Ustyinskaya embankment, Podgorskaya embankment, Bolshoi Ustyinsky bridge, Bolshoi Moskvoretsky bridge, Maly Moskvoretsky bridge, Cast-iron bridge, st. Bolotnaya, Bolotnaya square, Bolotnaya embankment, Faleevsky lane, st. Balchug, Lubochny Lane, Sofiyskaya Embankment, Raushskaya Embankment, Sadovnicheskaya Embankment (from Balchug St. to Bolshoy Ustyinsky Bridge), st. Sadovnicheskaya (from Balchug St. to Bolshoy Ustyinsky Bridge), 1st and 2nd Raushsky Lane, st. Solyanka.
“From 10:30 until the end of the events on the following streets: Bolshoy Kamenny Bridge, Borovitskaya Square, st. Mokhovaya (from Borovitskaya Square to Vozdvizhenka St.), st. Vozdvizhenka, st. New Arbat; Garden Ring (from Novy Arbat St. to Prospekt Mira and further to the Tagansky Tunnel) in both directions, Armory Lane, st. 1st and 2nd Brestskaya (from Gashek St. to Triumfalnaya Square), st. Tverskaya (from Gashek St. to the Boulevard Ring), Taganskaya Square, st. Marksistskaya (from Volgogradsky Prospekt to Taganskaya Square), Volgogradsky Prospekt (from Lyublinskaya St. to Marxistskaya St.), Projected Passage No. 3502, Shosseyny Proyezd, ”the State Traffic Inspectorate concluded.
Citizens urged drivers to use alternative routes.
On May 5, the second night rehearsal of the Victory Parade took place on Red Square.
On May 9, Victory parades will be held in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Smolensk, Tula, Kaliningrad, Voronezh, Rostov-on-Don, Volgograd, Vladikavkaz, Kaspiysk, Stavropol, Sevastopol, Kerch, Simferopol, Novocherkassk, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Samara, Khabarovsk, Vladivostok, Belogorsk, Chita, Ulan-Ude, Murmansk, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Severomorsk, Novorossiysk and Ussuriysk.
In Moscow, fireworks in honor of the Victory Day in the Great Patriotic War will be launched from 36 sites at 22:00. Fireworks will be the end of the celebrations.