The western portion of Lafayette Park will be closed to the public, including demonstrators on Thursday, February 18, from approximately 10:00 a.m. until Friday, February 19, at approximately 7:00 p.m. A map illustrating the closed area is identified on the reverse of this notice.
Persons demonstrating or otherwise using the portion of the park to be closed should remove themselves and any personal property from the area.
This action is necessary to provide security to the President and to the visiting Head of State.
The National Park Service appreciates the public's cooperation in this matter.
/s/Stanley E. Lock____
National Park Service
National Capital Region