Traffic Advisory Street Closures for Sound Bite Festival and 34th capitol Hill Classic
Contact: Officer Tisha Gant (202) 727-4383
May 16, 2013
STREET CLOSURES FOR SOUND BITES FESTIVAL
AND 34TH CAPITOL HILL CLASSIC 10K RACE
( Washington, DC)- The Metropolitan Police Department and the Department of Transportation would like to inform the public of street closures due to the Sound Bites Festival (DC Central Kitchen) and the 34th Capitol Classic 10K Race scheduled for Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Sound Bites Festival
On Sunday, May, 19, 2013, the Sound Bites Festival (DC Central Kitchen) will take place during the hours of 7:00 am until 6:00 pm. In conjunction with this event, the following street will be closed.
- V Street NW, between 8th Street and 9th Street.
DC Central Kitchen along with the 930 Club will host the street festival. For further information, go to www.dccentralkitchen.org.
Capitol Hill Classic 10K Race
On Sunday, May 19, 2013, the 34th Capitol Hill Classic 10K Race will hold its Annual Run. The race will begin at approximately 8:30 am until 11:30 am.
The following streets will be closed starting at 5:30 am for set-up:
§ Stanton Park on C Street, SE between 4th and 6th Street, Northeast (south side)
§ Starting at south side of Stanton Park located at 5th and C Streets, Southeast
§ North on 4th Street, Northeast
§ West on C Street, Northeast
§ South on 2nd Street, Northeast
§ West on Constitution Avenue, Northeast
§ South on First Street, Northeast
§ East on East Capitol Street, Southeast
§ South on 22nd Street, SE
§ Merge right into Lot 7 of RFK parking Lot to River Trail
§ Return will be back to East Capitol Street, Southeast
§ North on 3rd Street, SE
§ Right on Maryland Avenue, Northeast to finish line at Stanton Park
For further information, please contact the Capitol Hill Cluster School; www.capitolhillclassic.com.
All street closures and listed times are subject to change based upon prevailing or unexpected conditions.
Motorists could encounter possible delays if operating in the vicinity of these events and may wish to consider alternative routes. The Metropolitan Police Department and the D.C. Department of Transportation also wish to remind motorists in the vicinity of this event to proceed with caution as increased pedestrian traffic can be anticipated.