Traffic alert in The Woodlands: Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas hits the road Saturday Oct. 13
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- The 13th annual Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas 10-mile road race, 2nd annual 3.1 Armadillo Run 5K and 11th annual One 4 Texas Kids’ Fun Run is set for Saturday, October 13, 2018, beginning at 7 a.m. The USA Track and Field (USATF) sanctioned event will feature up to 2,300 registered participants racing through The Woodlands, making their way to the finish line in Northshore Park.
To ensure runner and spectator safety, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office will be responsible for closing and reopening lanes on streets along the race route. There will be a police officer at every intersection along the race route, and deputies will attempt to allow cars through, if and when there is a safe opportunity. Proper planning and awareness of lane closure schedules should help alleviate any major interruptions.
The inside lane of the following streets will be closed to automobile traffic from 6 to 10:30 a.m. to accommodate runners.
- Lake Woodlands Drive: Westbound from Lakeside Boulevard to Golden Sage Drive
- Lake Woodlands Drive: Eastbound from Golden Sage Drive to Windward Cove
The following areas will be closed to automobile traffic from 6 to 10:30 a.m. to accommodate racers:
- Lake Woodlands – Eastbound from East Panther Creek to Lake Front Circle (Residents of Windward Cove will be permitted neighborhood access). All other traffic will be detoured to Woodlands Parkway.
- Lake Woodlands Bridge – Eastbound lanes from Lakeside Boulevard to Lake Front Circle
Residents are encouraged to avoid delays and use alternate routes around the race. Complete information on this event, including estimated lane openings, can be found on the Traffic Information page on the Township’s website. To view current route maps for the races, please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov/709/Maps.
For more information, please call the dedicated traffic hotline at 281-210-2099 for traffic-related questions. From October 8 through race day, this number will be answered 24 hours a day. Inquiries may also be emailed to email@example.com.