The City of Port Colborne will be a destination for participants in the Niagara Falls Barrelman Triathlon on Sunday, September 16, 2018, which requires a road closure. Elm Street between Stonebridge Drive and Forks Road will be closed to general vehicular traffic and parking on Sunday, September 16 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Emergency service vehicles, including ambulance, police and fire, in addition to municipal public works and public utility vehicles are exempt from this road closure. This closure will restrict access to Mud Lake Construction area and the Leash Free Dog Park.
The Port Colborne Terry Fox Run is also happening Sunday, September 16. Road closures are not in effect, but the one, three and five kilometer walk/run will be starting at H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park and continue through parts of the city. Participants will be using sidewalks, however, drivers are reminded to be mindful and keep an eye out for walkers, runners and cyclists between 1 – 2 p.m.
The Terry Fox Run route is:
H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park to the four-way crossing at Sugarloaf & Steele Street. West on Sugarloaf Street to Hampton Street. North on Hampton Street to Clarence Street. East on Clarence Street to Steele Street. The three km route will continue down Steele Street to H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park. The five km route will travel along Clarence Street to West Street where the run will connect with the canal path to return to H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park.