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June 29, 2006
Weekend road closures
A series of road and lane closures will take place this weekend to accommodate street events in the city.

HBC Run for Canada

Weekend closures:

  • two eastbound lanes of traffic will be closed on Lake Shore Boulevard, from Ontario Drive to Windermere Avenue, on Saturday, July 1 from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m.

    Canada Day Celebration at Queen’s Park

    Saturday closure:

  • Queen’s Park Circle, from College Street to Charles Street, will be closed on Saturday, July 1 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Bay Street and Spadina Avenue are alternate routes

    Canada Day Celebration at Mel Lastman Square (North York Civic Centre)

  • Yonge Street, from Park Home Avenue/Empress Avenue to North York Boulevard/Elmwood Avenue, will be closed in both directions on Saturday, July 1 from 8 p.m. until midnight

    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 the Transportation Services’ Road Info line at 416-599-9090 or visit

    Media contact:

    Steve Johnston
    Sr. Communications Co-ordinator



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