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Raleigh 10K run will change traffic

Posted November 14, 2008 9:33 a.m. EST
Updated November 14, 2008 9:43 a.m. EST

— Drivers in Raleigh can expect traffic changes Sunday during the 25th Annual Old Reliable Run , the largest and longest-running 10K in the state, according to the organization’s Web site.

A 5K run/walk will begin at 1 p.m., followed by the 10K at 2 p.m., a 1 mile fun run/walk at 3:30 p.m. and a 100 yard kids dash at 3:45 p.m.

A map shows the running route.

Raleigh police anticipate the following traffic changes:

  • Pullen Road will close from the Pullen Roundabout to Hillsborough Street from about 12:50 to 3:15 p.m.
  • Dan Allen Drive will be closed from Yarbrough Drive north to Hillsborough Street from about 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Hillsborough Street will be closed from Ashe Avenue to Enterprise from 1 to 3 p.m. and from Enterprise to Dixie Trail during the 10K from 2 to 3 p.m.

The race benefits Triangle United Way-supported programs to improve health, education, income and safety for youth, families and seniors in Durham, Orange and Wake counties.