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City preparing for Bloomsday

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

If you want to watch Bloomsday, what are the best spots?

The Bloomsday office suggests the top of Doomsday Hill and along Broadway as good spots to watch. The finish line won't be open to spectators this year at the Monroe Street Bridge. 

But as most of you know, runners and spectators will see construction downtown. Runners will have a clear course and the city is preparing by sweeping and filling potholes. One construction project by the downtown library will create a similar closure as last year on Spokane Falls Boulevard. That's past the finish line though. 

As for getting downtown, you can avoid traffic by taking STA. They’re offering a Bloomsday pass. For more information: http://bloomsday.org/race-information/hotels-transportation/sta-bus-schedule

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