Foot Race to Impact Traffic Around University of Virginia

March 21, 2011 — The Charlottesville Ten Miler foot race will close some roads on and around University of Virginia Grounds on March 26.
 
The race starts in front of University Hall on Massie Road, which will be closed from about 7:30 a.m. to around 8 a.m. Copeley Road will be closed from about 7:30 a.m. until all the runners have passed. Alderman and McCormick roads will be closed from about 7:35 a.m. until the runners have passed, and then again as the runners return.
 
Alderman, Stadium and Whitehead roads will be closed from about 7:45 a.m. until the runners make a loop around Scott Stadium and return to McCormick Road, at approximately 8 a.m. and then it will remain open for the rest of the race. Rugby Road, between University and Grady avenues, will be closed until the runners pass. University Avenue will be closed between Rugby Road and Jefferson Park Avenue, with traffic diverted onto JPA, to allow the runners to pass.
 
The finish line will be on Emmet Street at the Lambeth Field footbridge. Only the right lane on the southbound side of Emmet Street will be closed for the runners about 9:40 a.m.

— By Matt Kelly

Media Contact

Matt Kelly

University News Associate Office of University Communications