Street Closures for 10K and Half Marathon

May 24, 2013

Several Madison streets will be closed this weekend for two races held by Madison Festivals.

The Madison Twilight 10K will start at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 25th. The route starts on the Capitol Square, goes through the UW Campus area and back to the Capitol Square via Dayton Street. Course information is located at:
http://www.madisonmarathon.org/spring/races/twilight10k.html

The Madison Half Marathon starts on the Capitol Square at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 26th. The route goes through the UW Campus, down Monroe Street, through the UW Arboretum and back on Monroe Street to Dayton Street and back to the Capitol Square. The course will be fully open to traffic by 11:30 a.m. Course information is located at:
http://www.madisonmarathon.org/spring/races/halfmarathonrun.html

Volunteers and City police will be at intersections along the routes. Traffic will be allowed to cross the routes only when there are sufficient gaps in the runners. Drivers should plan on using alternate routes to avoid the race courses.

Contact:
  • Tom Mohr, City Traffic Engineering, 608-267-8725