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May Day Tips

May Day 2017Celebrated as International Workers’ Day, May Day is Monday, May 1. As in past years, we expect and encourage peaceful expressions of free speech.

If you live or work downtown or in nearby neighborhoods, plan for potential traffic disruptions and for larger than normal crowds along march routes. As always, stay alert and be aware of your surroundings. Call 911 if you see criminal activity.

For more tips on how to stay safe and aware for residents, businesses, and everyone, visit

Please share this information and the tip sheet with your employees, neighbors, tenants, and friends. For updates on May Day, Monday, May 1, check out @SeattlePD, @SeattleDOT, and #MayDaySEA on Twitter.