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Tucson Road/Traffic Update

 

TRAFFIC ALERT
 
DOWNTOWN STREET CLOSURES
 
On Saturday, June 2, 2012, the following street closures will be in
effect to accommodate the Southern Arizona Roadrunner’s Meet Me
Downtown 5k Night Run and Walk:
 
Sixth Avenue between 12th Street and 14th Street will be closed from 3
p.m. to 9 p.m.
 
The following streets will be closed at 5 p.m. but will be opened after
the participants pass through the area:
 
Fifth Avenue, from between 14th Street/Cushing Street and 21st Street
Seventh Avenue from between 14th Street/Cushing Street and 21st Street
Eighth Avenue/Convent Avenue from between 14th Street/Cushing Street
and 21st Street
Sixth Avenue between 12th Street and 22nd Street
 
The run/walk begins at Tucson’s Children’s Museum, 200 S. 6th
Avenue.  Runners/walkers will travel south on Sixth Avenue to Cushing
Street/14th Street; east on Cushing Street/14th Street to Fifth Avenue;
south on Fifth Avenue to 21st Street; west on 21st Street to Sixth
Avenue; north on Sixth Avenue to 15th Street, West on 15th Street to
Stone Avenue; south on Stone Avenue to 17th Street, west on 17th Street
to Seventh Avenue; south on Seventh Avenue to 21st Street, west on 21th
Street to Convent Avenue/Eighth Avenue; south on Convent Avenue/Eighth
Avenue to Cushing Street; east on Cushing Street to Sixth Avenue; north
on Sixth Avenue to the finish line and festivities at the Children’s
Museum.
 
Motorists driving in these areas can expect delays during the events.
The traveling public should use caution when driving or bicycling in the
vicinity of these events and obey all traffic control signs and watch
for event participants and pedestrians.