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      St. Patrick's Day 8K to close several streets

      Photo: Daniel Lobo via Creative Commons

      Several streets in downtown Washington will be closed for the St. Patrick's Day 8K race Sunday.

      The race will form on Pennsylvania Avenue between 12th and 14th streets NW and will then proceed over the following route:

      East on Pennsylvania Avenue to Constitution Avenue, NW East on Constitution Avenue to Louisiana Avenue, NW to D Street, NW East on D Street to 1st Street, NW North on 1st Street NW where they will make a U-turn at Columbus Circle, NW South on 1st Street to Constitution Avenue, NW where they will make a U-turn and proceed North on 1st Street to D Street, NW West on D Street to Louisiana Avenue, NW Southwest on Louisiana Avenue to Constitution Avenue, NW West on Constitution Avenue to 3rd Street, NW South on 3rd Street to Independence Avenue, NW East on Independence Avenue to 2nd Street, NW South on 2nd Street to E Street, NW West on E Street to 3rd Street, NW North on 3rd Street to Independence Avenue, NW West on Independence Avenue to 7th Street, NW where they will make a U-turn then proceed East on Independence Avenue to 3rd Street, NW North on 3rd Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 10th Street, NW South on 10th Street, NW where they will turn around at the second median strip then proceed North on 10th Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, NW West on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW to the finish

      Streets are expected to reopen around 1 p.m.