BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore City Department of Transportation is reminding motorists of the traffic and parking modifications that will be implemented for Opening Day at Oriole Park.

The Orioles will play their home opening game against the Boston Red Sox on Thursday, April 08, at 3:05 p.m.

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Motorists should be advised that all parking restrictions and residential permit parking regulations will be strictly enforced in the vicinity of the stadium, the department of transportation said.

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Patrons who do not have a parking permit for any of the stadium lots are strongly encouraged to use public transportation.

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The department of transportation said fans should utilize commercial facilities north of the stadium and avoid parking in area neighborhoods.

CBS Baltimore Staff