Saturday 4/13/13 – 18th Annual 5K/10K Walk and Fun Run for Hospice
Streets around Town will be Intermittently Closed Off to through traffic from 8:30 – until about 11:00 AM
Kick-off time for both runners and walkers is 8:30 AM at the Governmental Center.
From Leonard Hall Drive, 10K runners will turn right onto the shoulder of Rt. 245, right on St. John’s Road, right on Cedar Lane Road, right on Point Lookout Road/MD 5, right into the CSM parking lot, right on Rt. 245 and right on Baldridge Street to return to the Governmental Center.
From Leonard Hall Drive, 5K runners and walkers will make a left onto the shoulder of Rt. 245, cross the Route 5/245 intersection and follow Business Route 5 into Leonardtown. Participants will proceed down Washington Street, left on Courthouse Drive, right on Camalier, left around Tudor Place, right onto Camalier, right on Courthouse Drive, left on Fenwick Street, right on Washington Street through the intersection to Rt. 245 and right on Baldridge Street to return to the Governmental Center.
Police personnel as well as Hospice volunteers will be placed along both courses. Orange traffic cones will designate the course and also be used to temporarily control traffic patterns as needed. Streets are not closed, but police will be placed at the main intersections, stopping traffic as necessary, directing participants through, and allowing vehicular traffic to proceed. Side streets in Leonardtown will also be monitored and traffic stopped as necessary for the safety of the participants. Therefore, expect traffic delays in and around Leonardtown and plan accordingly.
Leonardtown local traffic may divert around Town Square using Lawrence Ave.
To avoid the Rt. 245/Rt. 5 intersection:
Southbound Rt. 5 traffic may choose to take the alternate route using Moakley Street.
Northbound Rt. 5 traffic may choose to take Rt. 4/St. Andrews Church Road to Brown Road as an alternate route.