Long Island Marathon road closures

There will be several road closures in Nassau

There will be several road closures in Nassau County on Saturday and Sunday as runners hit the pavement for the Long Island Marathon. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

WOODBURY - There will be several road closures in Nassau County on Sunday as runners hit the pavement for the Long Island Marathon. Check the News 12 Traffic Center before heading out this weekend for the latest.

Sunday, May 4 - Full Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K Closures

Charles Lindbergh Boulevard (Merrick Ave. to James Dolittle Blvd.)
Closes at 5:00 a.m. Reopens at 9:30 a.m.  

Charles Lindbergh Boulevard  (Except above)
Closes at  7:15 a.m. Reopens at 9:30 a.m.

Merrick Avenue (North of Hempstead Turnpike)
Closes at 7:30 a.m  Reopens at 9:45 a.m.

Old Country Road (Post Ave. to School Street)
Closes at 7:40 a.m. Reopens at 10:00 a.m.

School Street (Old Country Road to Railroad Ave.)
Closes at 7:40 a.m. Reopens at 10:00 a.m.

Salisbury Park Drive
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 10:30 a.m.

Railroad Avenue
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 10:00 a.m.

Post Avenue (Railroad Ave. to Jericho Turnpike)
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 10:30 a.m.

Jericho Turnpike (Post Ave. to Brush Hollow Road. Westbound side of Jericho will remain open) 
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 11:00 a.m.

Brush Hollow Road (Brush Hollow Road south of Wantagh Parkway will remain open.)
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 11:30 a.m.

Carman Avenue (Old Country Road to Nottingham Road)
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at  2:00 p.m.

Wantagh Parkway
Closes at 7:50 a.m. Reopens at 3:00 p.m.

Other Closures:
-Northern State Parkway exits to Post Avenue and Wantagh Parkway will be closed.
-All exits and entrances to and from Wantagh Parkway will be closed.
-Meadowbrook Parkway exits and entrances to and from Charles Lindbergh Blvd. (Nassau Coliseum, Nassau Community College) and Eisenhower Park exits will be closed from 5:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
-Eisenhower Park's Park Blvd. will not allow through traffic between 8:00 a.m and 10:00 a.m. The Hempstead Turnpike entrance to the park will be open throughout the day, with a turnaround at the golf course until 10:00 a.m.

 

NOTE: All road closures are ultimately decided by the Nassau County Police Department.  Roads may be closed earlier, may remain closed longer, or may reopen sooner than the times posted here. All times listed are approximate.

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