Several city streets will be closed during the 2013 Shamrock Run on Friday.
The annual run, which benefits the March of Dimes, will take place at 6 p.m. Friday. Savannah-Chatham Metro Police will be closing streets along the running route as needed.
Road near the starting line near Ellis Square, between Montgomery Street and Whitaker Street will be closed. Streets will reopen to traffic as runners pass through the intersections. Expect traffic delays. Drivers are asked to seek alternate routes.
The race route:
Race starts at the intersection of Congress and Jefferson Street
Runners head south on Jefferson Street to York Street
East on York to Bull Street; south on Bull to Gaston Street
West on Gaston to Whitaker Street
South on Whitaker to Park Avenue
East on Park to Drayton Street
North on Drayton to Gaston
West on Gaston back to Bull
North on Bull to Congress Street
East on Congress to Drayton
North on Drayton to Bryan Street
West on Bryan to Bull
South on Bull to Congress
West on Congress to the finish line on Barnard Street