Super League road closures scheduled to begin downtown

(Penticton, BC – August 15, 2018) – As this weekend’s Super League Triathlon gets underway, motorists and cyclists using downtown roads are reminded that a series of road closures are set to take effect, starting today at 4 pm.  To avoid delays while travelling around the downtown and along nearby roads, motorists and cyclists are strongly encouraged to familiarize themselves with the details provided below, or consult the online maps using the following link:

http://www.penticton.ca/assets/Community/Events/2018%20Super%20League%20Closure%20Details.pdf

Road Closures:

Lakeshore Drive (between Winnipeg St. and Martin St.)

                Closed Wednesday, August 15 from 8:00am to Monday, August 20, 8am

Lakeshore Drive (between Power St and Martin Street)

                Closed Thursday, August 16 from 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Main Street, Westminster Ave, Martin St., Lakeshore (between Martin St. and Front St.) Vancouver Ave., and Lower Bench Rd.

                Closed Saturday, August 18 from 5:00 am to 3:00 pm

Lakeshore Drive (between Riverside Dr. and Winnipeg Ave)

                Closed Saturday, August 18 from 7:00 am to 10:00 am

Lakeshore Drive (between Power St. and Martin Street)

                Closed Saturday August 18 from 7:00am to 3:00pm

Lakeshore Drive (between Martin St. and Ellis St.), Ellis St (between Vancouver Ave. and Government), Main St. (between Wade Ave W and Westminster Ave. W), Westminster Ave. W (between Winnipeg and Main St.) Estabrook Ave. (between Winnipeg and Martin St.), Martin St. (between Estabrook Ave. and Lakeshore Dr.), Government St. (between Ellis St. and Dawson Ave) and Dawson Ave (between Government St. and Dartmouth Rd.)

                Closed Sunday August 19 from 5:00 am to 11:30 am

Main St. (between Westminster Ave. W and Lakeshore Dr.), Westminster Ave. W (between Main St. and Winnipeg), Winnipeg (between Westminster Ave W and Estabrook), Martin St. (between Estabrook Ave and Lakeshore Dr.)

                Closed August 19 from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm

Lakeshore Dr. (from Riverside Dr. to Martin St.)

                Closed August 19 from 10:00 am to 4:00 am

Please be advised - any questions concerning the Super League Triathlon, including information on each of the individual event races and associated routes, should be directed to Darren Hailes via email or phone (info@darrenhailes.com or 778-895-4329).

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Contact:

Philip Cooper

Communications Manager

City of Penticton

250-490-2583