Road Closures – Saturday, November 9
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Historic District North/ Start Area
3 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
To exit area: Go west on Broughton, then south on MLK Jr Blvd to access I-16 westbound OR go west on Broughton, south on MLK Jr Blvd, west on Oglethorpe Ave to access Hwy 17 OR take eastbound E. President St. To enter area: Exit I-16 onto MLK Jr Blvd or exit southbound Hwy 17 onto Oglethorpe Ave and turn north or south onto MLK Jr Blvd (Oglethorpe will be closed east of Montgomery).
6:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m.
Pedestrian only traffic south of Bay St and west of Hwy 17. Residents should park outside the route before road closures for in/out access. A lane for CAT bus service will be provided on Bay to Lathrop.
7 a.m.–10 p.m.
To exit area: Take northbound Stiles Ave, turn right on Louisville Rd to southbound Hwy 17. To enter area: From northbound Hwy 17, take Louisville Rd exit and turn left on Louisville. From southbound Hwy 17, take Oglethorpe Ave exit, turn right on W. Boundary, right on Louisville Rd, left on Stiles Ave.
E. Broad St.
7:30 a.m.–11 p.m.
A southbound access lane will be provided between Oglethorpe and Taylor on the west side of Broad for residents to exit the area. To exit area: Go south on Broad, turn right Taylor, then left on Jefferson to avoid road closures at finish around Forsyth Park.
E. Henry St.
Pedestrian traffic only on Henry and side streets between Henry & Anderson.
Gordonston area 8:15 a.m.–noon
Residents who need to drive should park outside the route before road closures for in/out access. Limited parking on southbound side of Atkinson. Drive north (wrong way) to E. Gwinnett to exit and south to enter. To exit area: Take southbound Pennsylvania Ave to Skidaway.
E. Anderson St.
7:30 am –3:15 a.m.
Pedestrian traffic only on Anderson and side streets between Anderson & Henry.
6 a.m.–3 p.m.
Southbound lanes are closed between President St and Delesseps Ave until 3:30 p.m. Northbound lanes are not affected but Delesseps offramp will be closed.
8 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Westbound Delesseps will be open from Ward to the Truman Pkwy northbound on-ramp, for local traffic only. To exit area: Go west on Delesseps to northbound Truman Pkwy. To enter area: From Skidaway Rd, go west on 52nd to Ward St and wait to be metered across course OR go west on Fleet St, north on Brevard Circle and wait at Ward to be metered. Residents of Duane Ct can exit eastbound on 52nd to Skidaway.
Savannah State, LaRoache & 52nd 8 a.m.– 1:30 p.m.
To enter SSU: Take Derenne to Jasmine Ave. Park in lot on Jasmine south of Tompkins Rd and walk to campus destination. To exit: Go south on Jasmine, west on Derenne.
Edgemore 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
Residents who need to drive should park outside the route before road closures for in/out access.
Forsyth Park/ Finish Area
2 a.m.–6 p.m.
Residents near the finish at Forsyth Park should park off the route before road closures and walk to vehicle. To exit/enter the area: Use southbound Jefferson. Residents east of the Park should take Abercorn north, turn left on Taylor St, then turn left on Jefferson to exit. Whitaker south of Park Ave will also competitor.com/community be open.