Road Closures: Marietta McDonald’s Half Marathon this weekend
From Staff Reports
The fourth annual McDonald’s Half Marathon is scheduled to begin Saturday morning with road closures in place by 7:45 a.m.
The course will use less roadway than in previous years, according to the Marietta Police Department operations plan, but will see the following streets closed:
¯ Hart Street between Don Drumm Stadium and River Trail.
¯ Front Street from the Ohio River Levee to Putnam Street, reopen by 8:45 a.m.
¯ Putnam Street between Front and Seventh streets, reopen by 9 a.m.*
*Putnam Bridge access from Harmar to downtown Marietta will be blocked.
¯ Glendale Road, eastbound lane closed between Seventh and Colegate until last participant passes Colegate.
¯ Glendale Road from Colegate to Ohio 821.
¯ Gregg Street.
¯ Rathbone Road.
¯ Linwood Avenue.
Expect delays along:
¯ Ohio 821 between Glendale and Ohio 60.
¯ Ohio 60 between Ohio 821 and Greenleaf Landscapes.
¯ Colegate Drive between Dale Street and Ohio 60.
¯ Muskingum Drive between Waldo Street and Linwood Avenue.
¯ Davis Avenue.
¯ Muskingum Drive/Third Street access to Marietta Memorial Hospital.
Water stations will be located at:
¯ Glendale Road football field.
¯ Glendale Road fire station.
¯ Glendale Road Lerch home.
¯ Glendale Road Seth home.
¯ Glendale Road green barn.
¯ Ohio 821 near Broughton Nature Preserve.
¯ Gregg Street.
¯ Marietta Aquatic Center.
¯ Marietta Boat Club.
¯ Washington Street Bridge.
¯ Putnam Bridge tunnel.
¯ Don Drumm Stadium.
Volunteers will be located along the routes of the half marathon and the 5k and 10k races.