City of Toronto  

Living in TorontoDoing businessVisiting TorontoAccessing City Hall
All news releases
Last 30 days
By month
Archived news release by year
  2012 - 2011 - 2010
  2009 - 2008 - 2007
  2006 - 2005 - 2004
  2003 - 2002 - 2001
  2000 - 1999 - 1998
RSS identifier linked to feed RSS
July 10, 2008
Weekend events and road closures in Toronto
There are two special events 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 more affordable and faster means of getting to their destinations.

Salsa on St. Clair
St. Clair Ave. W., from Wynona Dr. to Christie St. will be closed in both directions from Saturday, July 12 at 9 a.m. to Sunday, July 13 at 10 p.m.

Nissan 10-mile run
The run will result in the temporary closure of several streets on Sunday, July 13 from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. Roads that will be affected include:
• Cherry St. (south of King St.)
• Lake Shore Blvd. (Cherry St. to the Don Roadway)
• The Don Roadway (Lake Shore Blvd. to Commissioners St.)
• Commissioners St. (the Don Roadway to Leslie St.)
• Leslie St. (Lake Shore Blvd. to the Leslie spit)

For more information about road closures, check with Transportation Services’ Road Info line at 416-599-9090 or visit the City’s website at

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 more than 70 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,



Toronto maps | Get involved | Toronto links
© City of Toronto 1998-2019