Permission may be granted to close a local residential street that would not impact traffic flow in the area in an adverse manner for a community event.
Application forms must be completed and returned no less than ten (10) business days prior to the event to the Office of Special Events, Film & Tourism at 1 Waring Drive (31404) or faxed to (912) 525-1547. Please call (912) 351-3837 for more information. Detailed line-by-line instructions should be viewed to assist with application completion. Signatures of all residents and businesses affected by the street closure must be secured and provided on the Block Party Signature Form. This will provide documentation that they have been notified and have approved the closure. The signature form must be returned with your "Public Assembly Application" form and an application fee of $100(check or money order only). If your request is approved and barricades are needed, a refundable deposit of $50 (no cash is accepted) must be provided for the use of the City barricades.
Fees and Conditions
$100 non-refundable application fee due when request is submitted. $50 refundable deposit for use of City barricades, if approved.
All fees should be paid via cashier’s check or money order payable to “City of Savannah”. Submit fees to the Office of Special Events, Film & Tourism:
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1027, Savannah, GA 31402
Physical Address: 1 Waring Drive, Savannah, GA 31404