The section of County Home Road between Alburnett Road and Lucore Road will be closed for several hours on Sunday, June 14 for the Marion Rotary Marathon for Shoes. Alburnett Road between County Home Road and Echo Hill Road will also be closed for the marathon. The closure will last from 6 a.m. to approximately 2 p.m. for the safety of the runners. Motorists will need to take an alternate route during the road closures. Alburnett Road will remain closed for a paving project after the event. More information concerning the paving closure is available at www.linncounty.org.
The marathon benefits Shoes for Kids, a program of the Marion East-Cedar Rapids Rotary Club.
For more information about the marathon, including a complete marathon route, visit www.marathonforshoes.com.