Sent on 11/16/2017 2:53:17 PM
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind the public that the 35th El Tour de Tucson is this Saturday, November 18, 2017. The race begins at 7:00 a.m. and ends at approximately 5:00 p.m., at Armory Park, located at Broadway Boulevard and 6th Avenue. Approximately 9,000 bicyclists are expected to ride in this year’s event. Major intersections in the area will be shut down at various times during the day. This is to assist the bicyclists and to ensure their safety as well as the safety of motorists. Use caution if you have to drive along the Tour route and expect possible delays. A map of the various routes of the El Tour de Tucson is attached. Please note the 54 mile course will begin at Swan Road and Fort Lowell Road at 10:30 a.m.