An unexploded bomb from World War II was found close to the port areas. The clearance activities will be carried out the 20th January 2019. As a consequence, the Town of Ancona has organized the evacuation of the population and of the vehicles in the area within a 800 mt radius. The ferry check-in terminal and several port parking are enclosed in the area to be evacuated. No vehicles can stay parked in the evacuation areas, the access/exit roads to the port will be closed and the traffic will be stopped from 7AM. 

The ferry and commercial traffic will be suspended for the whole day.

Further information can be found on the institutional site of the Town of Ancona: