TRAFFIC ALERT: Planned Road Closures for Saturday, June 18, 2022
Published on June 10, 2022
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department will conduct road closures to accommodate two upcoming events taking place on Saturday, June 18, 2022.
2022 Zero Prostate Cancer 5k Run/Walk
The 2022 Zero Prostate Cancer 5k Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, June 18. The following roadways will be closed in order to accommodate the event:
From approximately 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
From approximately 7:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.
2022 Columbia Pike Blues Festival
The 2022 Columbia Pike Blues Festival will take place on Saturday, June 18, and will begin at approximately 1:00 p.m. The following roadways will be closed from approximately 7:00 a.m. until 10:30 p.m. in order to accommodate the event:
S. Walter Reed Drive, from 9th Street S. to Columbia Pike.
9th Street S., from S. Highland Street to S. Walter Reed Drive.
9th Road S., from S. Garfield Street to S. Walter Reed Drive.
The public should expect to see an increased police presence in the area, and motorists are urged to follow law enforcement direction, be mindful of closures, and remain alert for increased pedestrian traffic.
Race attendees and spectators are encouraged to use public or other forms of multimodal transportation, as street parking around the event will be limited. The Pentagon City Mall parking garage will be available for those choosing to drive.
Motorists should be on the lookout for temporary “No Parking” signs. Illegally parked vehicles may be ticketed or towed. If your vehicle is towed from a public street, call the Emergency Communications Center at 703-558-2222.
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| Zero Prostate Cancer 5k
||Columbia Pike Blues Festival