Weekend road closures for special events

    TORONTO, June 1 /CNW/ - A series of road closures will take place this
weekend to accommodate events in the city.

    Becel Heart & Stroke Ride For Heart

    Sunday closure:

    -   The Gardiner Expressway will be closed from Carlaw Ave. to the Humber
        Bridge and the Don Valley Parkway will be closed from Highway 401 to
        the Gardiner Expressway on Sunday, June 3, from 2 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    -   An alternative route to use instead of the Gardiner Expressway would
        be Lake Shore Blvd. Alternative routes to use instead of the DVP
        would be Bayview Ave., Victoria Park Ave., Leslie St. or Don Mills

    Royal Ontario Museum grand opening celebration

    Friday - Sunday closure:

    -   Bloor St. W. will be closed from the intersection of Queen's
        Park/Avenue Rd. to St. George St. from Friday, June 1, at 9:30 a.m.
        to Sunday, June 3, at 3 a.m.

    The public is encouraged to use public transit (TTC and GO) as a
convenient, alternative choice whenever possible.
    For more information about these and other closures, check with
Transportation Services' Road Info Line at 416-599-9090 or visit

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to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine
of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America.
In the past three years Toronto has won more than 50 awards for quality and
innovation in delivering public services. Toronto's government is dedicated to
prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

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For further information:

For further information: Media contact: Steve Johnston, Sr.
Communications Co-ordinator, (416) 392-4391

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