ING Hartford Half Marathon Will Close Some West Hartford Roads Saturday

From a press release:

The ING Hartford Half Marathon will come through West Hartford on Saturday, October 9, 2010. 6,000 runners will be on West Hartford roads. These roads will be closed to vehicular traffic during the race. To assist you with your travel plans on October 9th, please see the road closure list by clicking here.

For best access around the route, it is recommended that the Sisson Avenue highway entrances and exits be used.

The following are the street closures and times:

7:30-9:00 AM – Parkville Area including Park Street in Hartford
7:30-9:30 AM – Whiting Lane School Area including Park Road, South Highland, Boulevard/South Quaker Lane
8:00-9:30 AM – Morley School Area including North Quaker Lane, Fern Street, northbound lanes on Trout Brook Drive from Fern St. to Albany Ave. (southbound lanes remain open)
8:30-10:30 AM – Albany Ave. between Steele Road and Trout Brook Drive, eastbound lanes closed, westbound lanes open
8:30 AM-1:00 PM – Elizabeth Park Area including Steele Road, Birch Road and the interior of Elizabeth Park

For more information and a detailed map of the streets used for the race, please visit and click on the Community Section. For questions, call 860-652-8866.

The ING Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon runners support over 20 local and national charities and have raised over $4 million for these nonprofit organizations. Click on the Charity Section of the website to learn more.



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