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Several road closures for Cape to Cabot Race

There will be several road closures and temporary lane reductions on Sunday for the Cape to Cabot Race.

Blackhead Road (Southside Road to Cape Spear)

Closed Both Directions

7:45 am - 10:00 am

Blackhead Road (Southside Road to Linegar Avenue - lower entrance)

Northbound Lane (Downhill) Closed

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Southside Road (Blackhead Road to 245 Southside Road)

Single Lane Traffic

Running Lanes on both sides marked with cones

Traffic controlled by Marshalls at both ends, with radios

8:45 am - 10:15 am

Water Street West (Leslie Street to Harbour Drive)

Curb Lane Eastbound Closed

Marked with cones

8:45 am - 10:30 am

Exit Ramp (Pitts Memorial Drive to Water Street West)


8:45 am - 10:30 am

Harbour Drive (Water Street to Prescott Street)

Eastbound Lane Closed

9:00 am.- 10:45 am

Water Street East (Prescott Street to Hill O'Chips)

Eastbound Lane Closed

9:00 am - 10:45 am

Water Street East (Hill O'Chips to Temperance Street)

Eastbound Lane Closed

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Duckworth Street (Plymouth Road to Temperance Street)

Eastbound Lane Closed (except to local residents of Duckworth Street)

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Temperance Street

Both Directions Closed

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Signal Hill Road (Battery Road to Cabot Avenue)

Eastbound Lane (Uphill) Closed

Westbound Lane (Downhill) Closed from St. Joseph's Lane to Battery Road

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Access to Battery and Signal Hill Area

Local residents may access / leave Battery Road via Quidi Vidi Road

Residents below St. Joseph's Lane on Signal Hill Road may access Quidi Vidi Road by descending Signal Hill Road. All other descending traffic to exit via St. Jospeh's Lane. Local resident access to area controlled at Plymouth Road and Quidi Vidi Road.

9:00 am - 11:00 am

Motorists are advised to find an alternate route. A detour will be in place and flag persons and Race Marshalls will be present during the race.


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