Saturday, September 26, 2015
Please be advised there will be traffic disruptions from approximately 9 AM until 1 PM due to the Granara-Skerry Pancreatic Cancer Walk/Run. The Run/Walk will travel from the American Legion Hall on Winthrop Street northerly onto Main Street in Winchester, where it will turn around and return over the same route back to the American Legion on Winthrop Street. During the race, portions of Winthrop Street will be closed to vehicular traffic.
Northbound traffic will be diverted at the Winthrop Rotary onto High Street. Southbound traffic will be diverted onto Playstead Road. Traffic exiting Medford High School will be directed northerly toward Playstead Road.
There will be no access to Winthrop Street from any side streets along the route except Playstead Road.
We will restore traffic to its normal pattern as soon as it is safe to do so. We ask that you please plan accordingly. We appreciate your patience and cooperation. Thank you.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
On Sunday, September 27 the city’s 385th anniversary parade is taking place at 2:00 PM. The parade will begin at Medford High School and will go down Winthrop Street to Medford Square, down High Street to Riverside Avenue, and will end at City Hall.
Please plan accordingly as there will be road closures and detours in and around the parade route before and after the 2:00 PM start time.