Several Greensboro roads closed Saturday, March 8 for Elon 5k

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Several Greensboro roads will be closed intermittently Saturday, March 8th for the Elon 5k Run/Walk.

Greensboro police will be posted at key intersections to provide for an orderly flow of traffic, and protect the safety, health, and well being of event participants.

Motorists should expect some traffic delays along the below route from 10-11:30 a.m.:
• Bellemeade between Sternberger Place and Prescott Street.
• Guilford Avenue between Prescott Street and Mendenhall Street.
• Mendenhall Street from Guilford Avenue to east Lake Drive.

Other secondary roads in the Westerwood community will also experience intermittent closures.

Motorists and pedestrians are reminded that the police officer’s hand and arm signals take precedence over all other traffic control devices.

All roads should be fully open by noon.