9/19/2018 5:51 p.m. Traffic Alert: Expect some traffic impacts from Paddy’s Cambridge Classic 5K Road Race Sunday Sept. 23, 10 a.m. Walden St. will be closed between Garden and Sherman streets from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.  There will be rolling road closures of the streets along the race route to allow the runners to pass safely through the course.  More details »


Cambridge 5K Craicfest Sunday, Mar. 11

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Expect some traffic delays on Sunday, Mar. 12, between 9-10:15 a.m. near Lechmere MBTA & Museum of Science due to Cambridge 5K Craicfest.

Race starts at 9:30 a.m. at corner of Thorndike & Second St. 
Runners turn left on Second, left on Charles St. to CambridgeSide Pl, left on Land Blvd to Gilmore Bridge, right on Rutherford Ave ramp, right on DCR Northpoint running paths then continue to North Point Blvd, left on East St, cross RT 28, right on Cambridge St, left on First St to finish. 

Traffic Detours:
RT 28 Southbound & Cambridge St Southbound
-Traffic detoured to Third St., Binney St., Land Blvd. from 9-10:15 am.
RT 28 Northbound & Cambridge St Northbound
- Traffic detoured to Land Blvd., Binney St.,Third St. from 9-10:15 am.

Road Closures:
First St. CLOSED from Cambridge St. to CambridgeSide Place from 8-11 a.m. Thorndike St.CLOSED from First to Second St. from 8-11 a.m. 
No Parking:
First St. - No parking from Cambridge St. to CambridgeSide Place from 8-11 a.m. 
Thorndike St - No parking from First to Second St. from 8-11 a.m. 
Museum Way, Northpoint Blvd, North St. & East St. Residents:
Access to residential building may be delayed from 9:40-10:15 a.m. (35 minutes) as runners pass.
For more information about the race:

If residents have questions or concerns, please contact Race Coordinator Ed O’Connor at 617-398-0611 or

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