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Road Closures For St. Patrick's Day Race And Parade

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The District's St. Patrick's Day 8K race and parade will close a number of streets from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.. People who are planning to travel downtown should expect the closures and plan accordingly.

The race will form on Pennsylvania Avenue between 12th Street and 14th Street, NW, while the parade route will begin on the National Mall. It'll head west on Constitution Avenue, from 7th Street to 17th Street, NW.

Police say 7th Street between Constitution Avenue, NW and Independence Avenue, SW will be closed until 3 p.m.

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