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Some Sioux Falls streets to close for marathon

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Sunday morning, the Sioux Falls Marathon, ½ Marathon and 5K will be taking place throughout the city of Sioux Falls. 

Starting at 6:00 a.m. until the last runners are off the course, several streets will be blocked off and others will have limited travel. 

Phillips Ave will be closed from Falls Park to 14th St. This will include crossing traffic at 10th St., 11th St. and all crossing streets. 

Western Ave. will be closed briefly for the beginning of the event starting at Holly Ave to Madison. 

Oxbow Ave will be closed from 57th St. to 49th St. throughout the event as all routes finish on Oxbow. 

Starting at 8:00 a.m. the Southbound Off-Ramp of I-229 will be closed at Cliff Ave. and the Northbound On-Ramp at Cliff Ave onto I-229 will be closed. 

The Marathon and ½ Marathon will be starting at Howard Wood Field at 6:45 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. The runners will be going East and West through the City. The course will be marked off with barricades and street cones. Police and volunteers will be at intersections and crossing roads. Runners will be given the right-of-way and we ask that all drivers be aware of participants and staff working the event. 

If possible, police want you to consider alternate routes to their locations.

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