Downtown roads closed for marathon
Some roads are closed in downtown Dallas as the city prepares for the BMW Dallas Marathon on Sunday and other weekend events.
Those traveling to downtown Dallas in the next few days should be aware of road closures as the city prepares for the BMW Dallas Marathon and other weekend events. The marathon is scheduled to begin at 8:05 a.m. Sunday, but preparations are already underway.
FRIDAY Young Street: All lanes closed from Field Street to Ervay Street. Lanes will be provided for through traffic during peak hours at 7 to 9 a.m. and 4 to 6 p.m.
Akard Street: All lanes closed from Wood Street to Marilla Street. Access to the Federal Building parking will be provided by a Dallas police officer from the Wood/akard Street intersection.
Marilla Street: All lanes closed between Young Street and Akard Street.
City Hall Parking Garage: Entrance and exit from the west on Young Street.
Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes:
■ Westbound traffic use Jackson Street or Canton Street.
■ Eastbound traffic use Cadiz Street or Wood Street.
■ Northbound traffic use Griffin Street or Harwood Street.
■ Southbound traffic use South Saint Paul Street or Griffin Street.
■ Access to Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center is available from the south via Lamar Street or Griffin Street.