2010 New York City Marathon Tomorrow Won't Be Seen From The Roosevelt Island Tram - But Local Band Kilowatt Will Be Playing On Route In Greenpoint
The ING 2010 New York City Marathon takes place tomorrow. Unfortunately, because the Roosevelt Island Tram is still out of service, there will be no Tram Riders to see sights like this of Marathon Runners making their way up First Avenue after coming off the Queensboro Bridge.
How else will Roosevelt Island be effected by the 2010 New York City Marathon? According to this advisory from the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) there will be some disruption in Manhattan Bound Red Bus service.
Please be advised the NYC Marathon is taking place this Sunday, November 7, 2010 and the Manhattan bound Red Bus service will experience some delays.Roosevelt Island will be making a musical contribution to the NYC Marathon. Kilowatt is a band made composed of current and former Roosevelt Island residents who will be playing on the Marathon Route in Greenpoint at the 12 -13 mile mark. According to Kilowatt:
Your patience is greatly appreciated.
Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Advisories Group
We will be performing at the 2010 ING NYC Marathon on November 7th along the route at the intersection of Greenpoint Ave. & Manhattan Ave. in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.Here's an interactive map to help you find Roosevelt Island's Kilowatt and other highlights along the 26 mile long marathon route.