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Traffic alert ahead of Cooper River Bridge Run

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Mount Pleasant town leaders issues the following road closures ahead of the Cooper River Bridge run.

 

5:30 a.m. - Shuttle Buses Begin

5:45 a.m. - Contingent time to close Coleman Blvd from Whilden St. to Fairmont St. (Whilden traffic diverted into Old Village)

6:15 a.m. - Pedestrian Lane Closure for southbound traffic, northbound pedestrians allowed

6:30 a.m. - Contingent time to close Coleman Bvld. From Chuck Dawley to Fairmont St. .

7:00 a.m. - Coleman Blvd. Closed to Traffic and Ravenel Bridge Closed to all traffic (BOTH DIRECTIONS)
• Northbound closed, southbound utilized by emergency equipment
• US 17 south traffic diverted to Mathis Ferry Rd.
• Magrath Darby blocked from District 3 side
• Wingo Way access to bridge blocked

7:30 a.m. - Shuttle Buses stop

7:30 a.m. - Wheelchair Race Begins from Runner's Start

8:00 a.m. - Run Starts (Staggered starts every 3 minutes for approximately 30-40 minutes)

10:00 a.m. - Portions of Coleman open as they clear

10:00 a.m. - No additional runners/walkers allowed onto Ravenel Bridge
- Pedestrian lane opens
- Straggler bus enters Ravenel southbound on northbound side
- Cleaning of Ravenel northbound lanes

10:30 a.m. - Possible opening of Ravenel Bridge

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