Numerous streets in the area of Farquhar Park in York City will be closed Saturday for a children's triathlon.

York City Police say the following streets will be closed for the Annual YMCA Aquatic Club Kid's Triathlon starting at 8 a.m.:

•Parkway Boulevard from Smith Street to Pacific Avenue

•Atlantic Avenue from Parkway Boulevard to Wood Street

•Wood Street from Atlantic Avenue to Pennsylvania Avenue

•Pennsylvania Avenue from Noonan Road to Willis Run Road

•Madison Avenue from North Penn Street to North Newberry Street

•North Newberry Street from Park Street to Parkway Boulevard

The triathlon, for children ages 7 to 14, runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and motorists should use caution in the area, police said.

During that time, parking will be prohibited on North Newberry Street from Parkway Boulevard to Jefferson Avenue and Wood Street between Pennsylvania and Atlantic avenues.

The streets should be re-open to traffic at 1 p.m., police say.

— Reach Greg Gross at ggross@yorkdispatch.com.



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