Kerr Cup Regatta means weekend detours on Kelly Drive

 Regatta detours are a way of Kelly Drive life, and this weekend is no different. (NewsWorks, file art)

Regatta detours are a way of Kelly Drive life, and this weekend is no different. (NewsWorks, file art)

Philadelphia Police have announced that Kelly Drive will feature detours on Saturday as the Kerr Cup Regatta takes to the Schuylkill River.

From 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, driving will be restricted between the Strawberry Mansion Bridge and Fountain Green Drive.

Details of the detours are as follows:

“Southbound Kelly Drive traffic will be detoured up the Strawberry Mansion ramp to Fountain Green Drive, via Reservoir Drive.

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“Northbound Kelly Drive traffic will be detoured up Foumtain Green Drive, along the same route.

“Sufficient detour signs will be posted along the detour routes. Delays will be minimal.”

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