Two runs and a bicycle tour will close streets in Midtown and the Country Club Plaza area this weekend.
According to an advisory Kansas City sent via email and also posted to its website:
Roads will be closed for The Martini Mile from about 3 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The run starts at 31st Street at DeGroff Way.
The run goes east on 31st, north on Gillham Road, west on 30th Street, north on Grand Boulevard; west on 29th Street, south on Walnut, east on 30th Street, south on DeGroff and east on 31st to the finish line.
For more information, see theMartini Mile website
Roads will be closed around Union Station for the Ride the Fountains Bike Tour from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Pershing Road between Main Street and Kessler road will be closed during that time.
The tour’s route will not result in road closures, but motorists should anticipate bicyclists on the road.
To view a map of the route and for more information, see theRide the Fountains Bike Tour website
Roads around the Country Club Plaza will be closed from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday for the Dog N Jog.
The streets affected by the closure are Nichols Road from Pennsylvania Avenue to Wyandotte Street; Central Street from 47th Street to Ward Parkway (north); Broadway Street from 47th to Ward Parkway (south); Wyandotte Street from 47th Street to Ward Parkway (north); 48th Street from Pennsylvania Avenue to Jefferson Street; JC Nichols Parkway from 47th Street to Ward Parkway (north); and Ward Parkway (north) from JC Nichols Parkway to Jefferson Street.
Fore more information, see theDog N Jog website
Robert A. Cronkleton, email@example.com