Sunday’s Newport 5K Marathon to Close Local Streets

Jersey City will host the Newport 5K Marathon on Sunday morning, May 1.  The event begins at 9 am and is expected to end by 10:10 am.

As a result of the event, several streets will be closed:

  • Christopher Columbus Drive between Varick Street and Green Street
  • Washington Blvd. between Park Lane North and Christopher Columbus Drive
  • Green Street between Christopher Columbus Drive and Washington Blvd.

Traffic delays are expected during the marathon.  Plan accordingly.