A special security, mobility and cleaning device, organized by the City Council of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, will ensure the normal development of the traditional HPS San Silvestre, the race that as every December 31 will run the streets of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to end the year actively and enjoying the privileged climate of the Gran Canaria capital.
To guarantee security in a test in which more than 12,000 runners and thousands of people who will attend as public are expected, the Local Police of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria It will have 70 police officers and mobility agents, who will ensure that everything runs smoothly. These agents will be available throughout the course of the test, which has an exit and goal in the León and Castillo street, at the height of the Hotel Santa Catalina.
The children's modality The race starts at 4:00 p.m. and the race at 5:00 p.m. and a special traffic device has been set up for the development of the race so that the event runs in the safety conditions of previous editions.
Parking prohibitions are established from 08:00 hours to 20:30 hours on the 31st at León y Castillo streets, Francisco Gourié, Rafael Cabrera Venegas (from 1 to 45), Luis Doreste Silva, Juan de Quesada (from 1 to 11), GC- 110, downhill direction (from 1 de Juan de Quesada to Obispo Codina) , and Paseo de Madrid (from León and Castillo to Luís Doreste Silva)
From 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. of the 31st the Calle Parroco Segundo Vega (from 6 to 33).
Line 7 of the service Municipal buses It will run provisionally through the street Parroco Segundo Vega, so it will also be prohibited to park between numbers 1 to 60, in this case from 12:00 to 20:00 hours.
The cuts of track they will affect the routes of the route and adjacent ones, although as usual the access of the neighbors to the garages of the zone will be facilitated.
The special cleaning device Organized by the Sustainability Area, it will be unveiled between 4:00 pm and 11:00 pm on December 31, in the entire stretch comprised between the Municipal Offices of León and Castillo streets, up to the Historic Center of Vegueta.
16 workers will participate, of which 2 will be commanders, 2 brigade drivers and 12 sweep pawns; and will use 4 vehicles (2 light vehicles and 2 brigade trucks)
Municipal buses, as in previous years, offers Free transportation for runners of the HPS San Silvestre race. The runners must present their official bib number to access the buses free of charge between 2:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Monday, December 31st.
The affected lines for the urban route of the solidarity test will be 1, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 25, 54, 64, 70, 80, 82, 91 and L1 and a plan of detours with reason the closure of streets such as León y Castillo, Rafael Cabrera, Venegas and Luis Doreste Silva, for the celebration of the traditional San Silvestre race.
The deviations plan of Guaguas It will begin at 12:00 hours on Sunday, November 30, due to the assembly work, for the closure of the stretch of León y Castillo street between Alejandro Hidalgo Street and the Santa Catalina Hotel, so from the José Antonio building ( in front of the gas station of León y Castillo) lines 1 and Luna 1 will be diverted by the Alcalde Juan Rodríguez Doreste, Juan XXIII, Luis Doreste Silva and León y Castillo, where they will recover their usual itinerary.
The thickness of planned deviations It will begin at 7:00 am and end at 7:30 pm on Monday, 31. Most of the lines will use Avenida Marítima to avoid streets closed to traffic. Lines 1 and 17 move the theater terminal to Alicante street (San José health center); lines 8, 80, 82 and 91, to Alameda de Colón; lines 10 and 11, to Guiniguada; lines 13, 54 and 64, to the bus lane next to the Plaza de San Isabel de Vegueta; Line 7, to stop 686 (stop of line 54 next to the Guiniguada terminal) in Bernardino Correa Viera Street and Line 70, to stop 689 (stop of line 25 next to Mercadona) in Bernardino Correa Viera.