Halifax Regional Police and Halifax District RCMP are excited and ready to take part in the Police Chase fundraising run on Sunday July 20. As the staging area for the race, Gottingen Street between Cogswell Street and Rainnie Drive will be closed to vehicular traffic and parking will be restricted from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Additionally, officers will be stationed along the race route to help ensure the safety of participants and to keep traffic flowing. Motorists are advised to expect intermittent delays along the following streets from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.:
- Cogswell Street from Gottingen to Bauer Streets
- Maynard Street from Cogswell to North Streets
- Fuller Terrace from North to Bloomfield Streets
- Isleville Street from Bloomfield to Stanley Streets
- Stanley Street from Isleville to Agricola Streets
- Agricola Street from Stanley to Charles Streets
- Charles Street from Agricola to Creighton Streets
- Creighton Street from Charles to Cogswell Streets
- Cunard Street from Maynard to Creighton Streets (9 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.)
Police Headquarters at 1975 Gottingen Street will remain open to the public throughout the event and citizens can access the building through the Gottingen Street entrance. Also, the Centennial Pool parking lot will only be accessible through the Cogswell Street entrance.
Although online registration for the event is closed, you can still register during race-kit pickup on Saturday July 19 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the Marriott Harbourfront Hotel at 1919 Upper Water Street.
We apologize in advance for any inconvenience and thank citizens for their co-operation.
Police Chase is a fundraiser for the Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of Special Olympics Nova Scotia. Visit HalifaxPoliceChase.com for more information.