FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 27, 2016
Two scheduled race events are expected to impact traffic in Kansas City on Saturday. Road closures for the races are as follows:
Saturday, Oct. 1 | Center School District 5k | 8 a.m.
The Center School District 5k out-and-back route begins at Center High School track. The route winds through the high school parking lot and heads east on E. Port Cimi Pas to Holmes, staying east until E. Port Cimi becomes W. Sweeney Blvd. at Virginia Ln. The race continues south on Hiawatha and into Boone Elementary parking lot, winding through the parking lot before turning around north on Hiawatha. The race ends inside the Center High School campus on the track. Additional race information can be found by contacting Michelle Kruse at 913-515-2894.
Saturday, Oct. 1 | Hopkins Skip and Run | 10 a.m.
The Hopkins Skip and Run will begin on Rockhurst Campus on Forest and head west on 54th before turning left onto Brookside Trail. From there, the route moves east on 56th, north on Holmes and east back onto 54th then north back onto Forest and finishing on the Rockhurst campus. Additional race information can be found online by contacting Alec Muhr at 636-542-0962.