Parking restrictions scheduled Saturday for Shamrock Race

Race officials, Bristol CERT, and Bristol police officers will be on hand to help drivers in the area during the Shamrock Road Race on Saturday.
The race will take place at Chippens Hill Middle School on James P. Casey Road and the surrounding area, and starting at 6 a.m., the following parking restrictions will be in effect, according to a press release from the Bristol Police Department.
• No parking on both sides of Perkins Street between the Perkins Street ‘S’ curves and Pine Hurst Road.
• No parking on both sides of Old Peacedale Street between Perkins Street and the eastern most entrance of Chippens Hill Middle School.
• No parking along the north curb of Old Peacedale Street between the eastern most entrance of Chippens Hill Middle School and Eastwood Road.
• No parking on both sides of James P. Casey Road between Perkins Street and Battle Street.

Drivers traveling through the area should use caution as walkers and runners will be in the roadway, the release said. The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at about noon. Participants will use the following roads: Old Peacedale St., Perkins St., James P. Casey Rd., Pinehurst Rd., Lawrence Lane, Hill St., Matthews St., Clark Ave., and Battle St.