SAVANNAH, GA (October 28, 2016): As the community gears up the 2016 Savannah State University Homecoming Parade, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is making sure citizens are aware of important event-related public safety information and resources available on

The parade is set for Saturday, Oct. 29. By logging onto, citizens can access Metro’s real-time road closure map along with traffic and parking information. A short video featuring safety tips and other event-related information for Downtown residents and parade-goers also is available.

Increased vehicular and pedestrian traffic is expected until after 1 p.m. SCMPD asks all affected citizens to plan routes accordingly and to exercise caution and patience during this event.