Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) -  Several blocks of East Center St. in Rochester will be closed Saturday and Sunday for the annual Med City Marathon and 5K races.

The closure will affect the street between Civic Center Dr and 7th Ave SE. The city says access to the Wells Fargo Bank office along East Center Dr will be maintained. Traffic in other parts of the city will also be affected by the marathon.

City bus routes in this area will be affected and riders should check out bus schedules and route information at  WWW.RPTRIDE.COM for further information.

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