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Jim Thorpe Sports Days cycling race for April 22 on post

Route to cause temporary road closures, residents asked to move vehicles

Come out April 22 and cheer on your Jim Thorpe Sports Days Cycling team as they compete in a relay race on Carlisle Barracks. There will be temporary road closures on Forbes Ave, LeTort Lane, Flower Road and Gibner Road from 6:45 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Set-up for the race will begin at 6 a.m.

The race begins on Forbes Road/Ashburn Road Intersection (across from the Fire Station), turns right onto Liggett, turn left onto Butler until it meets Marshall Road, turn left onto Marshall Road, turn left onto Barry, turn right onto Letort Lane which becomes Engineer Ave, turn hard left onto Flower Road, turn right onto Gibner, until Gibner becomes Forbes; continue until final lap and finish at Start point.

Residents along the race route are asked to remove their cars from the street the night before the race in order for the roads to be cleaned. Residents are asked to park in their driveways, garages or the Collins Hall and Anne Ely parking lots.