San Rafael, CA – July 17, 2013. A traffic advisory is in effect for downtown San Rafael for this Sunday, July 21,2013.
Beginning at 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 21st Fourth Street will be closed between Lincoln Avenue and H Street for the Marin 415 Mile and Miracle Mile running event. The streets will re-open at approximately noon. Vehicles are prohibited on Fourth Street during this time but the sidewalk will be accessible for pedestrians. Runners in the five mile race will follow a route that takes them west to the end of Fifth Avenue, then back eastbound on Fifth Avenue, to Forbes Avenue, Bryn Mawr Drive, Mission Avenue and loops back to Fourth Street. The other streets will not be closed during this time but drivers are reminded to be cautious of runners along the curb line and on the sidewalks. Motorists traveling in downtown are advised to use Second and Third Streets as alternate routes.