TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ - A series of road and lane closures will take
place this weekend to accommodate street events in the city.
- Front St., from Scott St. to Jarvis St., will be closed from Friday,
June 8 at 6:30 p.m. to Sunday, June 10 at midnight.
Canada's Walk of Fame
- In addition to the closure listed above, Front St., from Yonge St. to
Scott St., will be closed from Friday, June 8 at 7 a.m. to Saturday,
June 9 at midnight.
- Lansdowne Ave., from Bloor St. to College St., will be closed in both
directions on Saturday, June 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Dundas St., from Lansdowne Ave. to Bathurst St., will be closed in
both directions on Saturday, June 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The parade
will take place from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- There will be a number of road closures for the festival on Sunday,
June 10 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the area bounded by Dundas St. in
the north, Crawford St. in the west, Queen St. in the south and
Bellwoods Ave. to the east.
Festival on Bloor
- Bloor St., from Spadina Ave. to Bathurst St., will be closed on
Sunday, June 10, from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. to accommodate the event.
Toronto Challenge Run
- Wellington St., from Simcoe St. to John St., will be closed in both
directions on Sunday, June 10 from 8 a.m. to noon. There will also be
a variety of road closures during the event in the area bounded by
Wellington St. in the north, Bathurst St. in the west, Queen's Quay in
the south and York St. to the east.
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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