OAKLAND (CBS SF) – BART officials Friday morning are reporting track work occurring this weekend between the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale stations in Oakland will occur on Saturday only due to the Golden State Warriors playoff game on Sunday.
BART will resume regular service on Sunday as the Warriors take on the San Antonio Spurs for Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Who Is Getting A Plus-Up Payment?
The Lake Merritt Station also will only be closed Saturday.
BART had previously reported the track closures would occur on select Saturdays and Sundays between April and July.
On Saturday, BART riders can expect delays of 20 to 40 minutes through the closure area.READ MORE: Drought-Stricken Marin Putting Into Place Tough Water Use Restrictions
Riders heading to Oakland International Airport should also expect delays.
There will be a free shuttle available to transport riders.
Tip-off for Game 1 is scheduled at 12:30 p.m. Sunday.MORE NEWS: COVID Recovery: Reopening Restaurants Facing Industry-Wide Staffing Shortage
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