The Manchester Police Department would like to advise the public that the 1/2 Way to Saint Patrick’s Road Race will be held this Sunday as part of the Wild Rover’s Celtic Festival. The following road closures will be in effect:
Bridge St from Elm St to Chestnut St will be closed during the race, from approximately 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.
Kosciusko St will be closed for the entire day due to the festival.
Elm St will be closed from Bridge St to Mechanic St at 9:30 AM to allow for the start of the race and will re-open as soon as the start line is cleared from the road, which should be completed by 10:20 AM.
Chestnut St will closed this year from Trenton St to Bridge St. Traffic east bound on the Amoskeag Bridge will be diverted to Canal St from 10:00 AM to approximately 10:20 AM. Webster St will be closed from Elm St to Union St. This closure will last to approximately 10:45 AM.
Any traffic attempting to cross either Elm St or Chestnut St during the race will be asked to wait until a break in the race will allow them to safely cross the roadway without interfering with the racers.
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