May 3, 2018 Community, News, Traffic

On Sunday, May 6th, the BMO Vancouver Marathon route with run through UBC between 8:00am and 1:00pm. During this time there will be multiple road closures and detours, as seen below:

Detours: See attached detour map.
· Botanical Garden – northbound from SW Marine Drive; westbound on West 16th Avenue
· Rose Garden Parkade – via East Mall or Chancellor Boulevard
· From Wesbrook Village to Richmond – travel eastbound on SW Marine Drive
· To Wesbrook Village – during the two-hour road closure will be more challenging, it is highly recommended to avoid travel during this period. If travel is essential, the detour routes available include: SW Marine Drive via Dunbar Street or Blenheim Street, or via West 10th Avenue/University Boulevard to Wesbrook Mall. Expect delays crossing West 16th Avenue as traffic will only be let through when there are gaps in between runners

Access to be maintained:
· St. John Hospice – at all times
· Botanical Garden – via Stadium Road as gaps in runners permit
· Green College/Cecil Green – via Chancellor Boulevard as gaps in runners permit
· Rose Garden Parkade – from Chancellor Boulevard by traffic control personnel as gaps in runners permit

Road Closures: See attached traffic advisory
8:00am – 10:00am – West 49th Avenue westbound lanes CLOSED from SW Marine Drive to Cambie Street
8:00am – 10:15am – SW Marine Drive westbound lanes CLOSED from Camosun to West 19th Avenue
8:00am – 10:15am – SW Marine Drive CLOSED from Crown to Camosun
8:00am – 10:30am – Camosun CLOSED from West 29th to SW Marine Drive
8:00am – 10:45am – West 29th Avenue CLOSED from Imperial to Camosun
8:30am – 10:45am – Imperial CLOSED from West 16th to West 29th
8:30am – 10:45am – West 16th eastbound lanes CLOSED from Imperial to Wesbrook Mall
8:30am – 10:45am – SW Marine westbound lanes CLOSED to Wesbrook Mall
8:45am – 11:00am – Blanca Street CLOSED from West 16th Avenue to West 10th Avenue
8:45am – 11:30am – NW/SW Marine Drive northbound lanes CLOSED from Chancellor Blvd to West 16th Avenue
9:00am – 12:15am – NW Marine Drive CLOSED from Chancellor Boulevard to West 4th Avenue

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