Log Out | Member Center

48°F

71°/41°

Sheriff’s Office asks motorists to avoid zoo, park area Saturday

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, May 3, 2013, at 2:07 p.m.

The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office is asking motorists to avoid the area around Sedgwick County Park and Sedgwick County Zoo between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, May 4.

The advisory is being issued because of large events being held in the area, the office said in an e-mail Friday.

The events include the Color Me Rad 5K run at Sedgwick County Park, the farmers market at the Sedgwick County Extension Building and World Penguin Day at Sedgwick County Zoo. These activities are in addition to sporting events at the complex at 13th and Ridge, the statement said.

The Sheriff’s Office will have deputies in the area to help with traffic control.

Subscribe to our newsletters

The Wichita Eagle welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views. Please see our commenting policy for more information.

Have a news tip? You can send it to wenews@wichitaeagle.com or consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Wichita Eagle.

Search for a job

in

Top jobs