TRAFFIC ALERT: 2017 Bishop O'Connell 5K

Published on April 19, 2017

ARLINGTON, Va. — The 2017 Bishop O'Connell 5K race will take place on Saturday, April 29, 2017.  The Arlington County Police Department will be closing several roads from 7:30 AM until 10:30 AM to accommodate the race.

The following roadways will be affected:

  • Williamsburg Blvd. will be closed to eastbound traffic from N. Underwood St. to N. Sycamore St.

  • Little Falls Rd. will be closed from Sycamore St. to Washington Blvd.

  • 26th St. will be closed from N. Sycamore St. to Washington Blvd.

  • Underwood St. will be closed from N. 24th St. to Williamsburg Blvd.


Residents of the affected areas will be escorted through the traffic closures to minimize the impact on the community.  All of the roadways will be reopened by 10:30 AM.

Residents are asked to park vehicles in driveways to reduce congestion on the affected streets.  If there are any questions or concerns regarding the impact to the community, please contact the Emergency Communications Center at (703) 558-2222.

-30-