- Published on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 15:22
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The Stratton Faxon Fairfield 5K & Half Marathon will take place this weekend. As a result, traffic will be impacted in the downtown and beach areas.
The 5K race will take place on Saturday, June 21, 2014 and will impact the Fairfield Beach, Reef and Rowland Road Areas between 0800 and 0900.
The Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, June 22, 2014. The road closures and expected delays are listed below.
These events are hosted by the Fairfield Firefighters and benefit many local and regional charities. Last year over $400,000. was raised.
1. Residents South of the Old Post Rd. between Reef Rd. and Beach Rd. should expect traffic delays between 8:15 and 8:35 am and again when runners return between 9:15 and 10:45 a.m.
2. Residents South of Oldfield Rd between Reef Rd. and Sasco Hill Rd. should expect delays between 8:20 and 8:45 am and again when runners return between 9:15 and 10:30 a.m.
3. Residents on and south of Pequot Avenue and Westway Rd., as well as Oxford Rd. should expect delays between 8:25 and 9:45 a.m..
The course map can be found at www.fairfieldhalf.org. Come out and cheer on the 4,000 runners participating.
Thank you for your patience.