Monday 20 May, 2019

Traffic Advisory: Road closures for Digicel 5K

The 7th annual Digicel 5K for Special Needs will be staged on Saturday, October 6, 2018. All roads leading to the race route and staging area will be closed to vehicular traffic between 6:30pm and 8:30pm. 

The 5K will commence at the Digicel headquarters on 14 Ocean Boulevard, Kingston. It will proceed west along Ocean Boulevard, then left onto Port Royal Street, around the bend onto Water Lane, right onto Pechon Street, then left onto Harbour Street, left onto King Street, then right onto South Parade, right onto Church Street, then left onto Harbour Street, proceed easterly along Harbour Street across to Lower South Camp Road around the Norman Manley Boulevard round-a-bout then right onto Port Royal Street, finishing at the intersection of Princess Street and Port Royal Street.

Traffic travelling to or from the Norman Manley International Airport between 6:30pm and 8:30pm will be diverted by the police.

The northern lane of Ocean Boulevard between West and Princess Streets and the two southern lanes of Port Royal Street between West and Princess Streets will be closed to vehicular traffic between Friday, October 5 at 7:00pm and Sunday, October 7 at 7:00am.

Members of the public are being urged to follow the directions of traffic officials to the designated parking lots. Parking is not permitted along the race route, and on the streets in and around the staging area.

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