Monday, January 22, 2018
Transportation

St. Anthony's Triathlon will cause road closures in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — Expect traffic delays and road closures this weekend as the annual St. Anthony's Triathlon hosts thousands of athletes and spectators. Expect intermittent closures from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Roads to be affected are:

• First Avenue S between 28th and First streets

• Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street between 18th Avenue S and Pinellas Point Drive S

• Portions of First, Third, Fourth and Sixth streets between First Avenue S and Pinellas Point Drive S

• Brightwaters Boulevard will be closed between Snell Isle Boulevard and the turnaround in the 1900 block of Brightwaters

• Bayshore Drive will be closed between Fifth Avenue N and Fifth Avenue S

• North Shore Drive NE and Coffee Pot Boulevard will be closed between Seventh and 22nd avenues N

• Fifth Avenue S (Dalí Boulevard) will be closed from First to Fourth streets

• Pinellas Point Drive S will be closed (drivers will be allowed to cross when safe to do so)

• Snell Isle Bridge will have limited vehicle traffic

Most roads will be open, but traffic will be delayed intermittently and residents should expect delays.

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