Expect street closures for half marathon on Sunday

Lawrence area businesses, residents and visitors can expect temporary road closures around the Kansas Half Marathon race route on Sunday, Nov. 1. The race begins and ends at Watson Park near downtown. The half marathon starts at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K starts soon after at 7:45 a.m. Anyone planning to be in the area should expect delays and may want to determine an alternate route ahead of time.

Traffic will be temporarily stalled by course monitors if runners are present from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Massachusetts Street will be closed entirely between Seventh and 11th streets from 7:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. No other streets will be entirely closed. The official course can be viewed at Kansas Half Marathon's website.

Contact Elliot Johnson with questions at info@kansashalfmarathon.com or 785-856-1672.

2014 Map - Please see official website for 2015 map

2014 Map - Please see official website for 2015 map by Madi Schulz

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