News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: Mary Charles, city communications officer, (816) 513-1356
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 16, 2009
Street closures announced for KC Marathon
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department is alerting motorists that many
streets in the City, between 12th and 75th streets will be temporarily closed on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., to accommodate the Waddell & Reed KC Marathon.
Starting at Grand Boulevard and Pershing Road, the marathon uses following streets:
Grand Boulevard, 12th Street, Broadway, 13th Street, Main Street, Pershing Road, Kessler Road, Wyandotte, Liberty Memorial Drive, 31st Street, Main Street, Westport Road, 43rd Street, Roanoke Parkway, 47th Street, Troost Avenue, Volker, Main Street, Ward Parkway, Sunset Drive, 54th Street, Belleview Avenue, 52nd Terrace, Summit, 57th Terrace, Ward Parkway, 75th Street, Wornall Road, Meyer Boulevard, Brookside Boulevard, Volker, The Paseo, 47th Street, Troost Avenue, Brush Creek Boulevard, Gillham Road, Harrison Parkway, Harrison Street, Armour Boulevard, The Paseo, 18th Street, Grand Boulevard.
For more information about the Waddell & Reed KC Marathon, visit http://www.KCmarathon.org.
Media inquiries and other requests for more information about these closures should be directed to Dennis Gagnon, public information officer for the Public Works Department, (816) 513-2659.