UTICA, February 26, 2019 —On Saturday morning, March 2, 2019, thousands of runners and walkers will participate in the 45th America’s Greatest Heart Run & Walk. The course extends from Barneveld to Utica College. Area drivers will encounter delays and altered traffic patterns between 7:00 am and noon.
SPECIFIC ROAD CLOSINGS AND DETOURS:
LOCATION TIME DETAILS
|ROUTE 365||7:30 am to 8:30 am||Closed to eastbound traffic between Mapledale Rd. and Barneveld|
|ROUTE 365||8:00am to 10:00am||Closed to eastbound traffic between Route 291 and Mapledale Rd.|
|ROUTE 291||8:00am to 10:30am||Closed to northbound traffic between Route 69
(Oriskany Blvd., Whitesboro) and Route 365
|MAIN ST., WHITESBORO||9:00 am to 10:30 am||Closed to westbound traffic|
|9:00 am to 10:30 am||Closed to all but local traffic between River Rd. Marcy and Main St. Whitesboro|
|MAIN ST., NY MILLS & MAIN ST. YORKVILLE||8:30 am to noon||Closed totally between Burrstone Rd. & Oriskany Blvd.|
|BURRSTONE RD.||8:00 am to 1 pm||Closed to ALL traffic between Old Burrstone Rd. & Main St., New York Mills|
|8:00 am to noon
|Closed to ALL traffic between Burrstone Road and Graham Ave.|
|CAMPBELL AVE., YORKVILLE/ NYMILLS
|9:00 am to noon||Closed to all traffic between Second Ave. and Main St., NY Mills
|CLINTON ST., NY MILLS||8:30 am to noon||Closed between Henderson St., and Burrstone Rd.|
|ELM ST., YOUNG AVE.,
FAIRWAY DR., WINCHESTER DR., PULASKI ST., & PROSPECT ST., NY MILLS & CROSS ST, YORKVILLE
|8:30 am to 1 pm||Closed to All, but local traffic|
|YORKVILLE CORNERS AT ORISKANY BLVD & MAIN ST||9:30 am to 11:00 am||Will have a severe traffic delay for east and westbound
Oriskany Blvd. Traffic. Traffic will be re-routed away from
the intersection during the event
|CHAMPLIN AVE||8:00 am to noon||Traffic arriving at St. Luke’s Hospital should approach from the north on Champlin Ave (Yorkville)|
|BUSINESS PARK DRIVE & WASHINGTON DR.||9:30 am to noon||All traffic controlled between 9:30 am & 11:30 am|
|FRENCH ROAD RAMP OFF RT. 12 ARTERIAL – NORTH & SOUTHBOUND||8:00 am to 11:30 am||Closed to all Arterial traffic|
|ST. LUKE’S HOSPITAL CAMPUS||Approach from the north going southbound on Champlin Ave. from Yorkville|
|SLOCUM-DICKSON MEDICAL CENTER||Enter from French Road by exiting Route 12 Arterial at Lomond Place|
|NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL & NOTRE DAME LANE||Enter from French Road by exiting Route 12 Arterial at Lomond Place. Entering on Business Park Drive|
All drivers who encounter these traffic situations are asked to be patient and to obey the Law Enforcement and Fire officials along the route. For more information, please call the American Heart Association at (315) 580-3964.
Patients and Staff seeking to get to St. Luke’s Hospital must approach traveling south on Champlin Avenue. Screening at the Graham Avenue Intersection will allow them to continue to the Champlin Avenue entrance.
Patients and staff seeking to get to Slocum-Dickson Medical Center must approach northbound on French Road and will be directed into the Center using its French Road entrance. Exit the Arterial, Route 12 on Lomond Avenue, as the French Road exits will be closed.
America’s Greatest Heart Run & Walk 2019 is locally sponsored by signature sponsor NYCM Insurance; local sponsors Scalzo, Zogby and Wittig, Inc. Insurance; AmeriCU Credit Union, and Carbone Athletics at The Fitness Mill. A minimum amount of $30 in pledges for participants 16 years and older is required at registration to participate in the Heart Run & Walk. For more information on America’s Greatest Heart Run & Walk 2019, please contact the American Heart Association at 315.580.3964 or visit www.uticaheartrunwalk.org.