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Traffic Alert - Saturday Road Race in Cary Will Affect Traffic

Post Date:04/12/2018 9:06 AM
  • Several streets in Cary will close or be inaccessible on Saturday, April 14 from 8 a.m. to noon due to the Cary Road Race, a downtown event that includes a 5K, 5-Miler and Fun Run.

  • Some GoCary routes will also be impacted during the duration of the race.

  • The downtown streets will be closed for the duration of the event to ensure a safe experience for the runners and spectators.

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Cary, NC – Several streets in Cary will be affected on Saturday, April 14 from 8 a.m. to noon due to the Cary Road Race, a downtown event that includes a 5K, 5-Miler and Fun Run. Streets in the race route area will be closed, and some will be inaccessible for the duration of the event to ensure a safe experience for the runners and spectators. Streets that will be impacted by this year’s race route are as follows:

  • Academy Street from Cedar Street to Dry Avenue

  • Chatham Street from Dixon Avenue to SE Maynard Road

  • Cedar Street from North Academy Street to Walker Street

  • E. Park Street from Academy Street to Holtz Lane

  • SE Maynard from Chatham Street to Cary Towne Blvd (lane closure)

  • Ryan Road from Walnut Street to Mayodan Drive

  • Mayodan Drive from Ryan Road to Melanie Lane

  • Holtz Lane from Melanie Lane to E. Park Street

  • E. Circle Drive from Chatham Street to Waldo Street

  • Waldo Street from E. Circle Drive to Hunter Street

  • Hunter Street from Waldo Street to Webster Street

  • Webster Street from Hunter Street to Clay Street

  • Clay Street from Webster Street to E. Park Street

Partial street closures will begin at 8 a.m. with the entire route area to close completely to traffic at approximately 9 a.m. Residents will be allowed in and out at the direction of the Cary Police Traffic Control Officers on site.

Several GoCary routes will also be impacted during the duration of the race. View those impacts here.

For more, visit www.townofcary.org/roadrace or call (919) 469-4363. And for more fun in Cary, follow on Twitter @TOC_fun and search our calendar at www.townofcary.org/calendar.

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Primary Contacts

Kirk Matthews, Program Supervisor, (919) 469-4363

Carolyn Roman, Public Information Supervisor, (919) 481-5091

Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 380-4240

Resources

Cary Road Race

5-Miler Course Map

5k Course Map

Calendar

GoCary

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