Motorists can expect traffic impacts this weekend for the 2019 Manitoba Marathon

June 14, 2019


Motorists can expect traffic impacts this weekend for the 2019 Manitoba Marathon

Released: 9:00 a.m.

Winnipeg, MB – This weekend members of the public are advised to expect traffic impacts and delays for the 2019 Manitoba Marathon. Motorists are advised to allow additional travel time and to detour via Kenaston Boulevard instead of using Pembina Highway.

Traffic impacts of the Manitoba Marathon route this year:

Saturday and Sunday, June 15 and 16
From Saturday, June 15 at 9 a.m. until Sunday, June 16 at 4 p.m., Chancellor Matheson Road, from University Crescent to Research Road, will be closed to eastbound and westbound traffic.

Sunday, June 16
From 7 a.m. until noon, access from Pembina Highway onto Jubilee Avenue will be prohibited for both northbound and southbound Pembina Highway traffic. Westbound traffic on Jubilee Avenue will be able to access southbound Pembina Highway, but not northbound Pembina Highway. 

From 7 a.m. until noon, the intersecting roads along Harrow Street, such as Corydon Avenue, Grant Avenue, and Taylor Avenue will also be impacted. Traffic will be maintained at these intersections by the Winnipeg Police Service; however, traffic will only be allowed to cross when gaps between runners allow. 

For Transit re-route information, follow @transitalerts or contact 311.

For regular updates on City of Winnipeg lane closures and to view lane closures on an interactive map, please visit City of Winnipeg – Regional Lane Closures.

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