MCC Traffic Advisory: Hospital Hill Run, June 2 and 3, 2017

Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley and the MCC-Administrative Center offices should not be significantly impacted by road closures during annual Hospital Hill Run activities, hosted by the UMKC School of Medicine on Friday night, June 2 and Saturday, June 3. MCC employees, however, are encouraged to review the following schedule, if there are plans to be on campus during these time periods.

The Hospital Hill Run UMKC School of Medicine 5K starts at 7 p.m., Friday, June 2. The event will start and finish on Grand Blvd. in front of Crown Center.

On Friday, June 2, most road closures and detours will be in effect between the hours of 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m..

Street by street 5K course description:

  • START – on Grand Blvd. in the south cross walk in front of Crown Center
  • Runners head North on Grand Blvd.
  • Runners head East on 22nd Street
  • Runners head South on Holmes Street
  • Runners head East on 27th Street
  • Runners head North on Tracy Ave.
  • Runners head West on 25th Street
  • Runners head North on Charlotte Street
  • Runners head West on 22nd Street
  • Runners head South on Grand Blvd.
  • FINISH – on Grand Blvd. in the south cross walk in front of Crown Center

Grand Blvd will close at 4:30 p.m .on June 2 and reopen at 1:30 p.m. on June 3.
All other roads along the 5K route will be closed from 6:45-8:30 p.m. on June 2.

The Hospital Hill Run Half Marathon and 10K start at 7 a.m., Saturday, June 3. The event will start and finish on Grand Blvd. in front of Crown Center. 

On, Saturday, June 3, most road closures and detours will be in effect between the hours of 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 

Street by street Half Marathon  and 10K course description
  • Start line on Grand Blvd North of Pershing
  • Go north on Grand Blvd to Truman Blvd
  • Head East on Truman to Oak Street
  • South on Oak Street to Gillham (10K route detours west on 39th to Broadway)
  • South on Gillham to West Gillham ( about 42nd)
  • South on West Gillham to 45th Street
  • West on 45th Street to Rockhill.
  • South on Rockhill to Meyer
  • Go west on Meyer to Brookside
  • Go north on Brookside to 62nd Street
  • Head east on 62nd Street to Main Street
  • Head north on Main Street to 61st Street
  • Head west on 61st Street to Brookside
  • Go north on Brookside to Cleaver II Blvd. (47th Street)
  • West on Cleaver to JC Nichols Parkway
  • JC Nichols turns into Broadway (10K route picks up at 39th and Broadway and continues to end)
  • Continue North on Broadway to 31st Street
  • East on 31st Street to Wyandotte
  • North on Wyandotte to Memorial Drive
  • East on Memorial Drive to Main
  • North on Main to 27th Street
  • East on 27th Street to Grand Avenue
  • North on Grand Avenue to Crown Center

For other Hospital Hill Run information, click here.