'Parade' lock down as Kgn celebrates 145th year as Jamaica’s capital Loop News Created : 10 April 2018 Jamaica News Some major roadways are to be closed in downtown Kingston on Wednesday as the city celebrates 145 years as the capital of Jamaica. The Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) has advised that the roads will be closed to facilitate a ceremony commemorating the occasion. The KSAMC, in a newspaper advertisement on Monday, advised that the ceremony will take place at South Parade in downtown Kingston. As such, vehicular traffic will be restricted from entering the entire Parade area between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, with closures at the intersections of: West Queen’s Street and West Parade; Orange Street and Beckford Street; East Queen Street and East Parade; Upper King Street and North Parade and; King Street and Barry Street. For breaking news, download our app at http://bit.ly/GetALoopJM for Android; and at http://bit.ly/GetiLoopJM for IoS.