On Saturday, September 10, 2022, the City of East Point will host the 42nd Sickle Cell 5K Road Race/Walk starting at East Point City Hall, 2757 East Point Street. Participants will assemble at 8AM. The race/walk starts at 9AM.
Temporary lane closures will occur, impacting traffic patterns. We advise neighbors, especially in the downtown East Point area are to use alternative paths in and out. The route: Starts at East Point Street (turn right) from East Point City Hall (turn right) to Washington Road; from Washington Road (turn right) to Church Street; from Church Street (turn left) to W Forrest Road/East Point Street; from W Forrest Road (veer right) to Cheney Street to access ramp (turn right) to Norman Berry Drive to R N Martin Street; from R N Martin Street (turn right) to Irene Kidd Parkway to Washington Road; from Washington Road to Church Street; from Church Street (turn right) to W Forrest Avenue/East Point Street; from East Point Street (turn right) to the FINISH LINE at East Point Law Enforcement Center and East Point City Hall Complex along the raised pedestrian sidewalk.