News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 7, 2013
Sunday morning race affects downtown traffic
The City of Kansas City, Mo., is notifying motorists that the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will affect traffic on Sunday, Aug. 11 in the Crown Center/Crossroads/Power & Light District areas.
The 5K race will begin at Union Station, and rolling race closures will take place from 5-11 a.m. on the following race route: north on Grand Boulevard; east on 18th Street; north on Oak Street; west on 11th Street; south on Walnut Street; west on 14th Street; south on Wyandotte Street; west on 16th Street; south on Broadway Boulevard/Pennway Street; and east on Pershing Road to finish at Union Station. In addition, the one-mile race will start at Union Station and rolling race closures will take place from 5-11 a.m. on the following route: north on Main Street; west on 20th Street; southwest on Southwest Boulevard; south on Pennway Street; and east on Pershing Road to finish at Union Station.
Please observe caution and obey all posted detours and barricades.