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September 11, 2013
Closure of intersection at York Street and Adelaide Street
The intersection of York Street and Adelaide Street will be closed to traffic from Saturday, September 14 at 6 a.m. to Saturday, September 21 for streetcar track construction as well as road and sidewalk reconstruction.

Traffic travelling east on Adelaide Street will be diverted onto University Avenue, while traffic travelling north on York Street will be diverted to King Street.

Buses on the downtown express routes (141, 142, 143, 144 and 145) that run east on Adelaide Street will be diverted around the intersection via King Street between Simcoe Street and Church Street. Alternatively customers can walk to the parallel portions of King Street where the downtown express eastbound buses operate or walk to Richmond Street for westbound service.

Alternate routes for motorists are Queen Street, Dundas Street and King Street.

More information is available at In addition, T.O. INview, a map that shows information about planned capital construction work taking place across the city, can be accessed at

The City of Toronto thanks the public for their patience while this critical infrastructure work takes place.

Toronto is Canada's largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.8 million people. Toronto's government is dedicated to delivering customer service excellence, creating a transparent and accountable government, reducing the size and cost of government and building a transportation city. For information on non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Steve Johnston, Senior Communications Co-ordinator
Strategic Communications



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