2024
PARADE MARSHAL ASSIGNMENTS

POLICE SWEEPING OPERATION 20TH & JFK       REPORT @ 9:00 AM
CAPTAIN:
MATT McDONALD
MARSHALS:
JIM McGINLEY JR
BILL KENNEY

Marshal Coordinator, Signs & Banners 16th & JFK REPORT @ 9:30 AM
CHRIS PHILLIPS
TOM LAVELLE
JIM MCGINLEY SR

Reviewing Stand Coordinators 6th St. Side of Performing Area
REPORT @ 10:00 AM  HELP OUT DIVISION 1 UNTIL 11:00 AM SHARP
CAPTAINS:
KEVIN HASSETT
JOHN MCDEVITT
MARSHALS:
JOHN BRADLEY 
PAT MARNIE

Reviewing Stand Coordinators 5th st. Side of Performing Area
REPORT @ 10:00 AM   HELP OUT DIVISION 2 UNTIL 11:00 AM SHARP
CAPTAIN:
PAT CONNEEN 
MARSHALS:
MIKE O'REILLY
MATT SPEERS

DIV 1 Report @ 9:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
PAT MULHERN
MARSHALS:
JIM MULLEN 
JOHN TUOHY
FRANK DeGRAND
KEVIN MCCAFFREY 
KEVIN RYAN

DIV 2 Report @ 9:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
DENNIS BRADLEY
MARSHALS:
CHRIS BRADLEY
CONNOR BRADLEY
BRIAN FRENCH
PATRICK FRENCH
BILL RESCIGNO
KEVIN WELDE

DIV 3 Report @ 10:00 AM
CAPTAINS:
ELLEN CANNATARO
MARSHALS:
MARY ANNE FITZPATRICK
LIZ CAULDWELL
CHRIS CANNATARO

DIV 4 Report 10:00 AM
CAPTAINS:
LT. ED MONAGHAN
MARSHALS:
STEVE KERSHAW 
PATRICK MONAGHAN
BRENDAN MONAGHAN
TIM TUCKERMAN

DIV 5 Report @ 10:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
MIKE McDONALD 
TIM MARKERT
MARSHALS:
KEN JOHNSTON
LIAM MARKERT

DIV 6 Report @ 10:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
JIM McGINLEY JR
MARSHALS:
ERNIE DEVER
JOHN FRANE
TOM HUGHES
 
ADD BACK IN:
BILL COSGROVE AOH 39
JIM LOCKHART AOH 39

Can't Make it:
JIM HUNTER OUT OF TOWN
ART HUNTER ROH
BERNIE CARR
2023 Late adds 

2023 Late drop outs

 

Philadelphia St. Patrickís Day Parade Marshalís Duties and Info

Marshal's 1st Meeting: Stingers 
Tues March 5, 2024  - 7:00 PM 
Marshals Follow up Meeting: Stingers
Tues  March 26, 2024 -  7:00 PM 
Update Mailing list and contact sheet, pass out current and make changes.
Hand out assignments, badges, and tickets, captainís reports

Emphasize safety and explain duties

Div 1 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 2 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 3 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 4 assembles 11:00 marshals due at 10:00
Div 5 assembles 11:00 marshals due at 10:30
Div 6 assembles 12:00 PM marshals due at 11:00
Captain meeting at 16th & JFK (Div 1-4) 10:00 AM 
PARADE ROUTE ending at Front and Dock St
Vehicle check in point is Schuylkill Ave.(30th St) & JFK Blvd.
Explain Barricades / trash trucks on JFK. 
Buses to go Columbus Blvd.
Explain staging and bus pick up on website.
Explain keep Middle of JFK open for Emergency Vehicles
Explain end of parade now at Front & Market Sts. Push end of Parade
EMS is located at 16th & JFK and 6th & Market
Signs will be up on street corners.
Captainís reports due at end of parade.
Captain meeting at 16th&JFK  10:00 AM
All large vehicles parked on JFK 10:00 AM!
Cars or busses not in parade go to Columbus Blvd.
Need marshals to keep divisions close at reviewing stand.
Move dancer's parents forward to right
No Political, vehicle, and offensive signs
CAR SPONSOR in 2024 David Auto   
Phila Fire trucks on Arch st. at 16th St facing West   
No throwing anything
Performing groups are dancers and or singers only.
All groups with bands will play 90 seconds.
Homeland Security needs registration prior or they are not allowing vehicles in the parade.
Division and Lineup number on windshields
I want forms at reviewing stand
All marshals must come by us and keep on going to Front St
Walkers at Stands do not stand in the way
AIRHORN  5 short blasts means 5 minutes to go, 1 long blast is GO!
4 BANNER HOLDERS BY ROMAN CATHOLICSTUDENTS 
1 THEME
8 SPDOA
52 VIP's
70 RING OF HONOR
BEFORE each Division reaches reviewing stand, CAPTAIN must
see Kevin Hassett to go over changes for TV and Announcer.
Do not call us, you cannot hear at reviewing stand!
Use Market and Arch Streets to drop off marchers. 
Keep middle lane of JFK BLVD.  clear of all vehicles.  

FINAL MOST IMPORTANT ITEMS:
SECURITY, SAFETY AND COMMON SENSE:
IF THERE IS CONFUSION AND NO CAPTAIN AROUND, SAFETY COMES FIRST!!!!!  NO ONE MOVES A TRUCK WITHOUT 3 MARSHALS, 1 FRONT, 1 IN REAR, 1 WITH DRIVER.  IF THERE IS ANY DANGER, LEAVE IT THERE, AND LET THEM WALK OR BE OUT OF ORDER.
SAFETY FIRST!
Say a Prayer for the safety of everyone involved!





Countdown to the 2024 Parade 
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2024
PARADE MARSHAL ASSIGNMENTS

POLICE SWEEPING OPERATION 20TH & JFK       REPORT @ 9:00 AM
CAPTAIN:
MATT McDONALD
MARSHALS:
JIM McGINLEY JR
BILL KENNEY

Marshal Coordinator, Signs & Banners 16th & JFK REPORT @ 9:30 AM
CHRIS PHILLIPS
TOM LAVELLE
JIM MCGINLEY SR

Reviewing Stand Coordinators 6th St. Side of Performing Area
REPORT @ 10:00 AM  HELP OUT DIVISION 1 UNTIL 11:00 AM SHARP
CAPTAINS:
KEVIN HASSETT
JOHN MCDEVITT
MARSHALS:
JOHN BRADLEY 
PAT MARNIE

Reviewing Stand Coordinators 5th st. Side of Performing Area
REPORT @ 10:00 AM   HELP OUT DIVISION 2 UNTIL 11:00 AM SHARP
CAPTAIN:
PAT CONNEEN 
MARSHALS:
MIKE O'REILLY
MATT SPEERS

DIV 1 Report @ 9:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
PAT MULHERN
MARSHALS:
JIM MULLEN 
JOHN TUOHY
FRANK DeGRAND
KEVIN MCCAFFREY 
KEVIN RYAN

DIV 2 Report @ 9:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
DENNIS BRADLEY
MARSHALS:
CHRIS BRADLEY
CONNOR BRADLEY
BRIAN FRENCH
PATRICK FRENCH
BILL RESCIGNO
KEVIN WELDE

DIV 3 Report @ 10:00 AM
CAPTAINS:
ELLEN CANNATARO
MARSHALS:
MARY ANNE FITZPATRICK
LIZ CAULDWELL
CHRIS CANNATARO

DIV 4 Report 10:00 AM
CAPTAINS:
LT. ED MONAGHAN
MARSHALS:
STEVE KERSHAW 
PATRICK MONAGHAN
BRENDAN MONAGHAN
TIM TUCKERMAN

DIV 5 Report @ 10:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
MIKE McDONALD 
TIM MARKERT
MARSHALS:
KEN JOHNSTON
LIAM MARKERT

DIV 6 Report @ 10:30 AM
CAPTAINS:
JIM McGINLEY JR
MARSHALS:
ERNIE DEVER
JOHN FRANE
TOM HUGHES
 
ADD BACK IN:
BILL COSGROVE AOH 39
JIM LOCKHART AOH 39

Can't Make it:
JIM HUNTER OUT OF TOWN
ART HUNTER ROH
BERNIE CARR
2023 Late adds 

2023 Late drop outs

 

Philadelphia St. Patrickís Day Parade Marshalís Duties and Info

Marshal's 1st Meeting: Stingers 
Tues March 5, 2024  - 7:00 PM 
Marshals Follow up Meeting: Stingers
Tues  March 26, 2024 -  7:00 PM 
Update Mailing list and contact sheet, pass out current and make changes.
Hand out assignments, badges, and tickets, captainís reports

Emphasize safety and explain duties

Div 1 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 2 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 3 assembles 10:15 marshals due at 10:00
Div 4 assembles 11:00 marshals due at 10:00
Div 5 assembles 11:00 marshals due at 10:30
Div 6 assembles 12:00 PM marshals due at 11:00
Captain meeting at 16th & JFK (Div 1-4) 10:00 AM 
PARADE ROUTE ending at Front and Dock St
Vehicle check in point is Schuylkill Ave.(30th St) & JFK Blvd.
Explain Barricades / trash trucks on JFK. 
Buses to go Columbus Blvd.
Explain staging and bus pick up on website.
Explain keep Middle of JFK open for Emergency Vehicles
Explain end of parade now at Front & Market Sts. Push end of Parade
EMS is located at 16th & JFK and 6th & Market
Signs will be up on street corners.
Captainís reports due at end of parade.
Captain meeting at 16th&JFK  10:00 AM
All large vehicles parked on JFK 10:00 AM!
Cars or busses not in parade go to Columbus Blvd.
Need marshals to keep divisions close at reviewing stand.
Move dancer's parents forward to right
No Political, vehicle, and offensive signs
CAR SPONSOR in 2024 David Auto   
Phila Fire trucks on Arch st. at 16th St facing West   
No throwing anything
Performing groups are dancers and or singers only.
All groups with bands will play 90 seconds.
Homeland Security needs registration prior or they are not allowing vehicles in the parade.
Division and Lineup number on windshields
I want forms at reviewing stand
All marshals must come by us and keep on going to Front St
Walkers at Stands do not stand in the way
AIRHORN  5 short blasts means 5 minutes to go, 1 long blast is GO!
4 BANNER HOLDERS BY ROMAN CATHOLICSTUDENTS 
1 THEME
8 SPDOA
52 VIP's
70 RING OF HONOR
BEFORE each Division reaches reviewing stand, CAPTAIN must
see Kevin Hassett to go over changes for TV and Announcer.
Do not call us, you cannot hear at reviewing stand!
Use Market and Arch Streets to drop off marchers. 
Keep middle lane of JFK BLVD.  clear of all vehicles.  

FINAL MOST IMPORTANT ITEMS:
SECURITY, SAFETY AND COMMON SENSE:
IF THERE IS CONFUSION AND NO CAPTAIN AROUND, SAFETY COMES FIRST!!!!!  NO ONE MOVES A TRUCK WITHOUT 3 MARSHALS, 1 FRONT, 1 IN REAR, 1 WITH DRIVER.  IF THERE IS ANY DANGER, LEAVE IT THERE, AND LET THEM WALK OR BE OUT OF ORDER.
SAFETY FIRST!
Say a Prayer for the safety of everyone involved!





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