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September 11, 2008
Weekend events and road closures in Toronto
  
There are three special events taking place this weekend in Toronto that all residents and visitors are encouraged to come out and enjoy. Businesses in the affected areas are open to pedestrian traffic, but some roads will be closed to motorists.

The public is encouraged to take public transit as a greener, faster and more affordable means of getting to their destinations.

Bloor West Village Ukrainian Festival
Bloor St. W. will be closed between Jane St. and Runnymede Rd. from Friday, September 12 at 9 a.m. to Sunday, September 14 at 11:59 p.m. A series of full and partial road closures will also take place in the surrounding area to accommodate the event.

Polish Festival
Roncesvalles Ave., from Marion St. to Howard Park Ave., will be closed from Saturday, September 13 at 6 a.m. to Sunday, September 14 at 10 p.m.

AIDS Walk for Life
Church St., from Alexander St. to Carleton St., will be closed on Sunday, September 14 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information about road closures, check with Transportation Services’ Road Info line at 416-599-9090 or visit the City’s website at http://www.toronto.ca/transportation.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home 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 numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. Toronto’s government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

Media contact:
Steve Johnston, Sr. Communications Co-ordinator, 416-392-4391, sjohnsto@toronto.ca



 

 

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