The Komen Race for the Cure will take place on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, and along with it comes some road closures in the downtown area.
The 10K Run starts at 8:05 a.m., the 5K Walk begins at 9 a.m. and the 2K Walk begins at 9:30 a.m. To accommodate the race the following streets will close and remain closed until approximately 1 p.m.:
Friday Night, 9-28-12, 6 p.m.
Freedom Way- closed between Walnut Street and Joe Nuxhall Way
Joe Nuxhall Way- closed between Second Street and Mehring Way
Saturday, 9-29-12, 7 a.m.
Freedom Way- closed between Elm Street and Walnut Street
Race Street- closed between Second Street and Freedom Way
Rosa Parks Street- closed between Second Street and Suspension Bridge
Ramp LL (Ramp from Second Street to E Pete Rose Way) - closed
E Pete Rose Way- closed between Johnny Bench Way and Broadway
Saturday, 9-29-12, 7:45 a.m.
Mehring Way- closed between Central Avenue and E Pete Rose Way
Elm Street- closed between Second Street and Mehring Way
Walnut Street- closed between Second Street and Suspension Bridge
Broadway- closed between Third Street and E Pete Rose Way
E Pete Rose Way- closed between Broadway and Eggleston Avenue
Eggleston Avenue- southbound closed between Third Street and E Pete Rose Way
Riverside Drive- eastbound closed between Eggleston Avenue and Bains Street
Suspension Bridge- closed
Taylor Southgate Bridge- closed
Motorists are reminded to use caution when approaching the event site and are encouraged to use alternate routes around the area if possible.
To register for the race, go to http://www.komencincinnati.org/komen-race-for-the-cure/ .
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