A group of protesters have planned a march today in Miami Springs. The route includes the commercial district of Westward Drive and Curtiss Parkway from the Circle to Deer Run. Due to the march, Miami Springs Police have announced road closures. Here’s what Miami Springs Police posted on social media:
Planned protest walk this Saturday 10 a.m. Starts at Westward Dr./Esplanade Dr. to the Circle then south on Curtiss Pkwy.and ends at Curtiss Pkwy/Deer Run. Expect temporary road closures until 2 p.m. Questions/concerns call MSPD Community Policing Office at 305-888-5286.
-ROUTE: Starting on Esplanade Way on the sidewalk in front of the Baptist church. Then proceed down Westward turn right on the circle, go down Curtiss Parkway, and end at the First Marine Aviation Force Memorial Monument.
This is the 2nd protest. As you know, there was a small protest on the Circle a few weeks ago that drew a heavy police presence. No word on how many people will be protesting and what level of police response will be here in Miami Springs.