Pudong Roads To Close For Cycle Race



Some downtown streets in the Pudong New Area will be closed on Saturday during the Le Tour de France Shanghai Criterium Ride, police said on Thursday.


The race is held from 7am to 1pm.


From 11pm on Friday to 4pm on Saturday, Guozhan Road between Shangnan Road and Yuntai Road will be closed to traffic.


In Lujiazui on Saturday from 5am to 8am, Mingzhuta Road, Huiyizhongxin Road, a part of Fucheng Road and Binjiang Avenue,  near the start point on Fenghe Road, will be closed, as well as the whole of Fenghe Road from midnight on Friday to 8am on Saturday.


The closures will extend to more streets along the route of the race all the way to the former Expo site until 1pm but mostly in the north to south direction.


From 6:30am to 1pm, the Xueye Road exit of the Xizang Road S. Tunnel will be closed.


Source: SHINE