Traffic Advisory: Running of the Elk this Sunday

Traffic Advisory: Running of the Elk this Sunday

Posted: 04/26/2018

Runners, joggers and walkers will take to the streets of Elk Grove this Sunday, April 29 as part of the 7th annual Kaiser Permanente Running of the Elk Half Marathon, 5K, 10K and Kids Run.

The race start and finish line moves to Kaiser Permanente’s Elk Grove Promenade this year located at 10305 Promenade Parkway. Race activities begin at 7:30 a.m. Proceeds from the event benefit the Elk Grove Youth Sports Foundation, an Elk Grove non-profit organization created to ensure that all Elk Grove children have an equal opportunity to be involved in sports.

A traffic plan has been created and road closures and detours will be in effect beginning at 6:30 a.m.

Below is a listing of the closures and estimated times for Sunday’s event:

  • West Stockton Blvd. and Promenade Pkwy from Whitelock Pkwy to Kammerer Road will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to Noon
  • Kammerer Road from Bruceville Road to Promenade Parkway will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Bruceville Road from Bilby Road to Kammerer Road will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Bilby Road from Willard Pkwy to Bruceville Road will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Northbound Willard Parkway from Epoch Drive to Nevers Way will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • Whitelock Parkway from Atkins Dr. to Bellaterra Drive (west) will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • Bruceville Road from Del Webb Bl. to Whitelock Pkwy, Del Webb Boulevard from Bruceville Road to Westminster Way and Westminster Way from Del Webb Boulevard to Chatsworth Circle will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  • Big Horn Boulevard from Denali Circle (north) to Whitelock Parkway will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
  • West Stockton Boulevard from Whitelock Parkway to Laguna Grove Drive, Laguna Grove Drive at Auto Passage Drive (Auto Mall), Laguna Springs Drive from Civic Center Drive to Lotz Parkway and Lotz Parkway from Big Horn Boulevard to Laguna Springs Drive will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

For details about the course, course maps are available online at http://www.runningoftheelkhalf.com. For questions or concerns before or during the event, please contact the Race Director, Teresa Rodriguez at 916-606-3905.

2018 Half Marathon Course Map
half Marathon Course Map

 Permit #E-18-001

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