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Lower Township Police Department
Thursday October 25th, 2018 :: 01:48 p.m. EDT


Lower Township Road Closure and Delays for the Cape May Hallowed Half Marathon, Saturday October 27th, 2018

Lower Township Road Closure and Delays for the Cape May Hallowed Half Marathon

The Lower Township Police Department would like to inform residents and motorists that on Saturday, October 27th, 2018, the Cape May Hallowed Half Marathon will be taking place. 
Between 7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., Stimpson Lane in the Cold Spring section of Lower Township will be closed to all thru traffic; it will be local traffic only. 
Between 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. all persons living along Stimpson Lane, Seashore Road, Shunpike Road, New England Road, Bayshore Road, Sunset Boulevard, and Seagrove Avenue should expect some delays due to the event, but will be able to access their homes. 
All local businesses will be accessible during this event. 
If you live in the area of anticipated closure please expect minor delays or plan an alternate travel route during the morning hours. 
Lower Township's portion of the run will be as follows:
During the marathon runners will turn right onto Broadway staying on the shoulder heading towards Stimpson Lane where they will be directed across Seashore Road by Lower Township Police onto Stimpson Lane.  The runners will proceed on Stimpson Lane to Shunpike Road where they will turn right and proceed to the intersection of New England Road.  Runners will turn left onto New England Road.  They will then turn left onto Bayshore Road.  They will turn right onto Stevens Street.  At Rea’s Farm the relay runners will make their exchange and proceed with the route running on Stevens Street to the intersection of Sunset Blvd.  They will turn right onto Sunset Blvd where Lower Township Police will cross the runners to the east bound lane. Runners will stay on the shoulder to the intersection of Cape Ave.  They will turn left onto Cape Ave and follow Cape Ave to the circle, go halfway around the circle before turning right back onto Cape Ave.  Cape Ave will turn into Lincoln Ave, runners will follow Lincoln Ave until it makes a sharp left turning into Lighthouse Blvd.  Runners will continue outbound on Lighthouse Blvd before turning right onto Seagrove Ave.  They will follow Seagrove Ave until it intersects with Sunset Blvd.  They will turn right onto Sunset Blvd, running the shoulder until they turn right onto 1st Ave.  Please refer to attached run map.
Additional run map information available at

Thank you for your anticipated cooperation.

Lower Township Police Department
405 Breakwater Rd
Cape May, NJ 08204

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Non-emergencies: 609-886-1619

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