Friday, August 28, 2015
The Westport Police Department today advised residents to expect temporary road closures Sunday as thousands of motorcyclists across the state pay tribute to those who lost their lives on 9/11.
The CT United Ride is a charity motorcycle ride in which thousands of bikers ride a 60-mile route from Norwalk to Bridgeport. The ride starts in Norwalk travels through Wilton, Redding, Bethel, Newtown, Monroe, Trumbull and ends in Bridgeport.
The event begins in Norwalk and the ride begins at 11:30 a.m., an announcement said. The ride is expected to enter Westport via Saugatuck Avenue (Route 136) at approximately 11:35 a.m., continuing on Riverside Avenue (Route 33) to the Wilton town line.
“Expect temporary road closures along the event route for approximately 30-45 minutes as the motorcyclists ride through with a police escort and do not stop for lights,” an advisory said.
Posted 08/28/15 at 04:28 PM Permalink