Marathon to cause road closures in York City on Sunday

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

Motorists traveling in York City on Sunday should be aware of a road closures due to the York YMCA Marathon and Half Marathon that could affect how you travel in the downtown area.

The marathon and half marathon will close Newberry Street between Philadelphia Street and Market Street from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. The start line will be in that block.

Motorists should be wary of road closures in Downtown York City Sunday, May 15, 2022 because of the YMCA Marathon and Half Marathon.

The course will send runners south on Newberry Street, east on Princess Street, then south on the Rail Trail.  Runners will return in to the city on the Rail Trail. 

Drivers are urged to use caution in the downtown area during the event because of intermittent road closures along the route and runners crossing roads along the Rail Trail as they go toward the finish on Philadelphia Street.

Wright Traffic Control will be handling traffic control and road closures.

— Reach Anthony Maenza at or @atmaenza on Twitter. 

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