08:57am, 04/16/14

Marathon Organizers Taking Steps To Ensure Safety

(Urbana, IL) -- Officials with the Illinois Marathon are taking every precaution to ensure everyone stays safe as festivities get underway tomorrow. IEMA Director Jonathon Monken says they've picked the brains of Boston authorities for tips on how to secure the event.  The full marathon actually takes place Saturday, kicking off near Assembly Hall and winding through the U of I campus, through Urbana, back across campus into Champaign, finishing on the 50-yard line of Memorial Stadium.

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