Parking restrictions and street closings Saturday, Oct. 15 for the Baltimore Running Festival

There will be temporary parking restrictions and road closures in effect for the 11th annual Baltimore Marathon, which will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2011 starting at 8 a.m.
The 26.2 mile course will begin at Russell and Camden Streets.
There will also be a half-marathon, a 5K and a kids’ fun run. For the routes, see the map.
About 25,000 people are expected to run in all of the events.
Pay attention to the temporary signs, because vehicles will be ticketed and towed to various locations around town. If your car is towed, you can call 311 for info.
Neighborhood streets are marked in red.

The following parking restrictions will be implemented on Saturday, October 15:
• Linwood Avenue from Eastern Avenue to Fayette Street, midnight–2 p.m.
• Eastern Avenue (north side) from Linwood to Patterson Park Avenues, midnight-2 p.m.
• Boston Street (north side) from Aliceanna Street to Lakewood Avenue 2 a.m. – 2 p.m.
• Lancaster Street from President Street to Central Avenue 4 a.m. – 2 p.m.
• 33rd Street from Hillen Road to Guilford Avenue 4 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Eutaw Street (west side) from Madison to Monument Streets 4 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Howard Street (west side) from 23rd to 28th Streets 4 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Wyman Park Drive from Remington Avenue to Art Museum Drive 5 a.m. – 10 a.m.
• Camden Street from Russell to Howard Streets 6 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Eutaw Street from Madison to Monument Streets 6:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• St. Paul Street (upper level) from Franklin to Saratoga Streets 8 a.m. – 12 noon

The following streets will be closed to through traffic on Saturday, October 15:
• Russell Street from Hamburg to Pratt Street 5:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
• Eutaw Street from Madison to Monument Streets 6:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• Eutaw Street from Pratt to Camden Streets 7 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
• Camden Street from Russell to Howard Streets 7 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
• Light Street from Lombard Street to Key Highway 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
• Key Highway from Cross to Light Streets 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
• Central Avenue from Gough to Bank Streets 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
• Pratt Street from Calvert to Exeter Streets 12:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
• Exeter Street from Pratt to Bank Streets 12:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
• Bank Street from Exeter Street to Central Avenue 12:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
• Paca Street from Pratt to Lombard Streets 5:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
The following streets will be impacted by the marathon on Saturday, October 15:
• Paca Street from Lombard to McCulloh Streets 8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
• McCulloh Street from Paca Street to Greenspring Avenue 8:10 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
• Greenspring Avenue from Beechwood Drive to Wyman Park Drive (in Druid Hill Park) 8:15 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.
• Wyman Park Drive from Remington Avenue to W. 28th Street 8:25 a.m. – 9:35 a.m.
• W. 28th Street from Howard to St. Paul Streets 8:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.
• St. Paul Street from 28th to Light Streets 8:35 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
• Light Street from Warren Avenue to Battery Avenue to Key Highway 8:45
a.m. – 10:40 a.m.
• Key Highway from Battery Avenue to Key Highway Extension to Tide Point 8:55 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
• Tide Point to Key Highway Extension to Key Highway to Light Street 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
• Light Street to Pratt Street to President Street to Lancaster Street 9:05 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
• Aliceanna Street from President to Boston Streets 9:10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
• Boston Street to Lakewood Avenue to O’Donnell St. to Linwood Avenue 9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
• Linwood Avenue from O’Donnell Street to Madison Street 9:20 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
• Madison Street from Linwood Avenue to Washington Street to St. Lo Drive 9:25 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
• Harford Road from St. Lo Drive to Hillen Road 9:30 a.m. to 1:05 p.m.
• Hillen Road from Harford Road to 33rd Street 9:40 a.m. to 1:35 p.m.
• Lake Montebello to 33rd Street to Guilford Avenue 9:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
• Guilford Avenue from 28th to Howard Streets 9:55 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
• Howard Street from 28th Street to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
• Eutaw St. to finish at M&T Bank Stadium 10:10 a.m. to 3:20 p.m.
Traffic along Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. will remain open in both directions during the marathon.
Temporary traffic stops may be implemented for the safety of participants during the races. Motorists may encounter delays and are encouraged to exercise patience while driving.

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