Med City Marathon closing part of East Center Street
East Center Street from Civic Center Drive to Seventh Avenue will be closed Saturday and Sunday to make way for the Med City Marathon.
The two-day closure will be similar to those in recent years, according to Rochester Public Works, which noted through traffic will not be allowed.
Access to Wells Fargo Bank will be provided Saturday during their normal business hours.
City bus routes through this area will be effected and riders are being advised to check bus schedules and route information at www.rptride.com.
Drivers and pedestrians also are being asked to be vigilant and watch for runners and spectators during this two-day period, especially when traveling in race way areas.
The Med City Marathon is an annual event featuring several races and activities. The marathon, which is held Sunday, starts in Byron and ends near the Mayo Civic Center.