TRAFFIC ALERT: 2012 Turkey Trot

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department will close N. Pershing Drive between N. Fillmore Street and N. Glebe Road from 7:50 a.m. until approximately 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 22, 2012 for the 2012 Turkey Trot 5K.  Neighborhood roadways north and south of N. Pershing Drive will be affected briefly as the runners move through the course.  It is anticipated Pershing Drive will be reopened completely by 9:30 a.m.

Additionally, certain areas will be designated as no parking zones along the route between midnight through 10:00 a.m. on November 22, 2012.  These areas are identified below:

  • N Highland Street between N Pershing Drive & 7th Street N
  • 7th Street N between N Highland Street & N Irving Street
  • N Irving Street between 7th Street N & 9th Street N
  • 9th Street N between N Irving Street & N Fillmore Street

Metro bus service will be temporarily unavailable along N. Pershing Drive.  Routes have been adjusted to provide pickup at the intersection of Glebe Road and Washington Boulevard along N. Pershing Drive.

Anyone with questions may contact Lieutenant David Green at (703)228-4259.

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Media Contacts

Dustin Sternbeck
703-228-4331