The Town of Palm Beach has issued a traffic alert for this weekend. At 8 AM Friday morning [ NEW TIME! ], a roadblock will be setup at South Ocean Blvd. around Mar-a-Lago until late Sunday. This schedule is subject to change.
U.S. Secret Service Mandates Temporary Road Closures and Adjusted Traffic Patterns Around Mar-a-Lago
New advisory confirms: Trump planning to visit Palm Beach this weekend
The FAA flight restriction notices are the earliest indicator of a President Trump visit. No confirmation by Whitehouse.gov yet but President Trump is slated to speak to a gathering of top Republican Party donors, in town for a retreat hosted by the Republican National Committee. Watch the Civic Association for updates.
Public Safety Director Speaks to Issues Surrounding Presidential Visits
Director of Public Safety Kirk Blouin wants residents to know that his department – along with other federal, state and local agencies – are working diligently to solve traffic gridlock and other issues arising out of President Donald Trump’s visits to Palm Beach.
State Uses Signs to Warn of Trump-Related Road Closures
Call it a sign of the times: The Florida Department of Transportation displayed this message on its electronic boards along Interstate 95 and on Southern Boulevard near West Palm Beach during President Donald Trump’s most recent visit to his Mar-a-Lago Club.
They’re part of a joint effort with local law enforcement, the county and the Secret Service to help manage traffic when Trump is town.
“The message was coordinated with Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office due to the road closure at A1A,” said FDOT spokesman Chuck McGinness.