Downtown street closures in effect for Goodwill race

By WEEK Producer

Downtown street closures in effect for Goodwill race

October 8, 2013 Updated Oct 8, 2013 at 3:31 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- The Peoria Police Department is warning drivers about road closures that are expected for the Goodwill Forward March Run at Dozer Park this weekend.

The race is scheduled to start at 8 a.m. Saturday and officers will be stationed at several intersections to assist with traffic and runners.

Drivers should expect delays near the race route especially in the following areas:

- Parts of Adams Street will be closed during the start of the race but will be reopened for most of the event.

- Hamilton between Adams and Madison will be closed during the race.

- Madison will be closed to through traffic during the race.

- Traffic will be allowed eastbound on Abington to Monroe but will be closed from Monroe to Madison.