Downtown Jingle 5K in Providence; some bus routes detoured

Photo Courtesy Facebook/Downtown Jingle 5K- Providence

By Alana Cerrone

The Downtown Jingle 5K Road Race kicks off at 11:00 Sunday morning at the Rhode Island Convention Center and will wind through downtown Providence.

Runners are encouraged to wear their favorite holiday costume. Proceeds support Toys for Tots, The Rhode Island Community Food Bank and Project Undercover.

To accommodate runners, RIPTA will be detouring several bus routes through downtown Providence.

If you're planning to take any of the following routes between 10:30 a.m. and noon, expect detours and possibly even minor delays: 1, 3, 6, 11, 19, 20, 22, 27, 28, 31, 33, 34, 60, 66, and 92.

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