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Abington Police Department
Friday September 7th, 2018 :: 01:31 p.m. EDT


Coombs Road Race traffic advisory for Sunday September 9, 2018

Coombs Road Race road closure advisory for Sunday September 9, 2018

Please be advised it is once again time for the annual Coombs Road Race. As always the Abington Police Department finds it paramount to provide a safe environment for runners, walkers as well as spectators to enjoy the race. During this event, traffic will be affected to include road closures within the immediate area of the race. These road closures will be in effect from approximately 8:00 a.m. until the end of the race.
The northbound lane of Hancock St. will be closed from Lincoln St. to Chestnut St.

The westbound lane of Lincoln St. will be closed from Randolph St. to Hancock St.

Both travel lanes on Chestnut St. will be closed from Hancock St. to Randolph St. and only race participants and residents of Chestnut St. will be allowed access.

There will be detours in place directing vehicles around the race route set up early in the morning and officers will be at at various locations to assist motorists that may have questions.
For the convenience of those participating in the race, there will be a shuttle service to and from the Knights of Columbus on Hancock St.

Please drive safely in and around the area of the race as possible inclement weather including thunderstorms are forecasted.

Have fun, be safe, and enjoy the day.

Abington Police Department
215 Central St
Abington, MA 02351

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 781-878-3232

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