The Missouri Department of Transportation provided the following news release:
The Missouri Department of Transportation and St. Louis County will celebrate the completion of two projects in St. Louis County with a joined ribbon cutting event on Saturday, July 14.
At that time, MoDOT and the county will open both the relocated Route 141 project and the Page-Olive Connector project. The public is invited to join MoDOT and the county for a morning's worth of events.
The celebration includes a 10K run on the new roadway, administered by Big Shark; a period of open walking, running and cycling on portions of the new highway; and a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m.
Parking will be available at . Shuttle service will be available from there to the ceremony location at Olive Boulevard.
Runners interested in participating in the 10K run can pre-register on-line at Bigshark.com.
The day's schedule is:
6 a.m. - Registration for the "Route 141 Run to Get it Done 10K" starts
7:30 a.m. - "Route 141 Run to Get it Done 10K starts"
9 a.m. - Open walk/run/bike on relocated Route 141 between the Parkway Central Complex and Olive Boulevard and portions of the Page-Olive Connector.
10 a.m. - Ribbon cutting event under the Olive Boulevard bridge.
11 a.m. - Open walk/run/bike ends. Shuttle service continues from the ribbon cutting site to the Parkway Central Complex until 11:30 or all attendees return.