Runners take your mark and drivers plan ahead. This weekend brings the 9th annual Mount Dora Half Marathon and 5k to the streets of the city. As runners and walkers of all experience levels prepare to hit the streets, drivers will experience some road closures and decreased parking in some areas this weekend. Below is a list to make planning ahead easier.
Beginning at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday December 19, the Edgerton Court Parking Area at Evans Park will be closed through Sunday, December 20th.
On Saturday, December 19ththere will be a number of road closures associated with the Mount Dora 5K Run from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
The road closures in Mount Dora are: ·11th Avenue, from N. Grandview Street to N. Unser Street ·Grandview Street, from 9th Avenue to 11th Avenue ·9th Avenue, from Tremain Street to Grandview Street ·Tremain Street, from 9th Avenue to Lincoln Avenue ·Lincoln Avenue, from Baker Street to Tremain Street ·Baker Street, from 5th Avenue to Lincoln Avenue. On Sunday, December 20ththere will be a number of road closures associated with the Mount Dora Half Marathon from 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The road closures in Mount Dora are: ·Donnelly Street, from Edgerton Court to 5th Avenue ·5th Avenue, from McDonald Street to Clayton Street ·Clayton Street, from 5th Avenue to Lakeview Avenue ·Lakeview Avenue, Clayton Street to Highland Street ·Highland Street, from Lakeview Street to Limit Avenue ·Limit Avenue, from Highland Street to Hillside Avenue ·Hilltop Drive to West 11th Avenue ·11th Avenue, from Hilltop Drive to Oakland Avenue ·Oakland Avenue, from Avalon to Overlook ·Old Eustis Road ·Morningside Drive ·Old US-441 ·Lakeshore Drive
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