Department News

Bay State Marathon – expect traffic delays

The Baystate Marathon will occur on Sunday October 20th, the route starts in Lowell at approximately 8:00am traveling through Tyngsborough, most runners should be out of Tyngsborough by 1:30pm.  Traffic will be significantly affected on Middlesex Road from the Chelmsford Line to the Tyngsborough Bridge as well as Pawtucket Boulevard to the Lowell line.  Please make all reasonable efforts to avoid these roadways during this time as you will be delayed, there will be police officers along the route at intersections to assist traffic flow and to enhance the safety of the runners.


Chief Richard D. Howe