Crews prepare for 2010 Heart Run & Walk

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - NEWSChannel 2 at Noon and the Live at Five Newshour will be on location Friday, March 5, 2010 for America's Greatest Heart Run and Walk at Utica College.

WKTV engineers were on the college campus all day Thursday setting up shop and getting ready for the big weekend. On Friday and Saturday, cameras at Utica College will be at different points along the course.

Radio station WIBX was also getting ready and setup Thursday for its annual radiothon over the weekend, and health care providers were organizing their booths for Friday's Health Expo.

The Health Expo begins Friday at 9 a.m.

Meanwhile, more than 500 tickets remain in the 2 of Hearts car drawing - the fundraiser for the American Heart Association. You can buy tickets tomorrow at the Health Expo, or online.

If you do choose to head down to Utica College for the 2010 Health Expo, be aware of parking and traffic detours.

Please click on the related content of this story for a full listing of road closures to be aware of.