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October 15, 2010
Three lanes of traffic on Gardiner Expressway at Jameson Road to re-open in a week’s time
The City of Toronto's Transportation Services Division will be performing bridge rehabilitation work on the Gardiner Expressway from Monday, October 18 to Sunday, October 24. This completion of this work will mean three lanes of traffic will be open at Jameson Road sooner than anticipated.

In order to undertake this work safely, a series of partial closures for the Gardiner Expressway will be required.

The closures are as follows:

• The westbound lanes of the Gardiner Expressway will be closed from Carlaw Avenue to the Humber River on Monday, October 18 at 11 p.m. to Tuesday, October 19 at 5 a.m.

• The eastbound lanes of the Gardiner Expressway will be closed from the Humber River to Spadina Avenue on Tuesday, October 19 at 11 p.m. to Wednesday, October 20 at 5 a.m.

• There will be intermittent nightly closures on the Gardiner Expressway in both directions from Spadina Avenue to the Humber River as follows: Wednesday, October 20 at 11 p.m. to Thursday October 21 at 5 a.m.; Thursday, October 21 at 11 p.m. to Friday, October 22 at 5 a.m.; and Friday, October 22 at 11 p.m. to Saturday, October 23 at 2 a.m.

• The Gardiner Expressway will be closed in both directions, from the Humber River to Spadina Avenue, on Saturday, October 23 from 2 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Alternative routes available for motorists during these closures include the Queensway and Lake Shore Boulevard. Whenever possible, the public is encouraged to consider using public transit as a convenient alternative.

For further information about other road closures, visit the city’s website at

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Media contact:
Steve Johnston, Sr. Communications Coordinator, 416-392-4391,



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