Several Streets in Newark's North Ward to Close Due to Blue Mass at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Newark Police officials announced that streets will be closed due to the annual Blue Mass celebration at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, 89 Ridge Street, on Thursday, November 7th.

The following streets will be closed from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.:

Clifton Avenue between Park Avenue and 7th Avenue Ridge Street between Victoria Avenue and Park Avenue Victoria Avenue between Mt. Prospect Avenue and Ridge Street Branch Brook Park between Clifton Avenue and Park Avenue

Director Ambrose thanks drivers in advance for their patience and cooperation during this event, which honors the memory of law enforcement personnel.

Anyone with information regarding any criminal or suspicious information is urged to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.