TORONTO, June 28 /CNW/ - The Integrated Security Unit (ISU) lifted G20 road, air and marine restrictions in Toronto on Monday, June 28, 2010. The gates around the security perimeter downtown re-opened soon after midnight on June 28 and temporary flight restrictions were lifted at 00:01 hours. Areas in, or near, Toronto Harbour are also opened to navigation again.
Individuals who live or work within the security perimeter will no longer be required to show identification or use a pass to gain access to the area. Deconstruction of the fence is also expected to begin on Monday, June 28, 2010.
Motorists may still encounter some disruptions to traffic and parking in the downtown core on Monday, but no significant closures are expected.
The ISU would like to thank residents and visitors for their cooperation and patience leading up to and during the G20 Summit.
Residents are encouraged to visit the ISU web site for the latest information on roads at: www.g8-g20isu.ca.
Residents can also contact the ISU Community Relations Group at 1-888-446-4047 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for more information or to relay concerns.
SOURCE G8-G20 INTEGRATED SECURITY UNIT
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