KPD e-Press Release: Expect Downtown Traffic Congestion Due to Diabetes Walk Event

Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Event Information

Topic Expect Downtown Traffic Congestion Due to Diabetes Walk Event
Name of Event ADA (American Diabetes Association) Step Out 3 Mile Walk to Stop Diabetes
Date & Time of Event Saturday, September 14, 2013

4:00 PM

Location of Event Downtown Kingsport

General Narrative

The Kingsport Police Department cautions area residents to expect traffic congestion on Saturday, September 14, 2013 in Downtown Kingsport due to a Diabetes Walk event.

The event is the ADA (American Diabetes Association) Step Out 3 Mile Walk to Stop Diabetes. The walk begins at 4:00 PM. A map of the route is included in this release. The following streets/areas in Downtown Kingsport will be effected:

1) Farmer’s Market Area

2) West Center Street

3) Clinchfield Street

4) Main Street

5) Broad Street

6) Church Circle Area

7) West Sullivan Street

8) Shelby Street

9) West New Street

10) Clay Street

11) Press Street

Individuals who do not intend to participate in this event should consider alternate routes to avoid delays.

For additional information, please contact:

http://www.diabetes.org/stepouttricities

or

Erin Moran

American Diabetes Association

865-924-2622

EMoran@Diabetes.org

or

Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

423-229-9433

ThomasMPatton@KingsportTN.gov

Releasing Officer Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

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