Barnstable Police Traffic Alert - Two Road Races on Sunday

Expect long delays Sunday morning...

From the Barnstable Police Department:

Important Traffic Notification – 10K Road Race on Sunday, February 23rd and Hyannis Marathon Sunday, February 23rd

The Barnstable Police Department wants all residents to be advised that the annual running of the Hyannis Marathon is this Sunday, February 23rd at 10:00 AM. There will also be a 10K Road Race on Sunday, February 23rd. The races start and end at the Hyannis Resort & Conference Center and will have an adverse impact on traffic throughout the morning. Motorists can expect long delays in the following areas:

Hyannis: The areas of Sea Street / Gosnold Street / Old Colony Road and Ocean Street.

Hyannisport: The intersection of Smith Street / Marstons Avenue and Scudder Avenue

Centerville: The areas of Craigville Beach Road / Main Street / Old Stage Road / Pine Street and Strawberry Hill Road

Motorists are encouraged to avoid travel in these areas. Most intersections along the route will be closed for extended periods of time. Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this event. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on