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August 4, 2009
Closures for the resurfacing of Allen Road
A series of road closures will take place on Allen Road from August 4 to 17 to accommodate road resurfacing work. In order to undertake this work safely, the following closures will be required:

• Northbound Allen Road, from Eglinton Avenue to Transit Road, will be closed August 4 to 7 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

• Southbound Allen Road, from Transit Road to Lawrence Avenue, will be closed August 9 to 13 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

• Northbound and southbound Allen Road, from Transit Road to Eglinton Avenue, will be closed from August 14 at 10 p.m. to August 17 at 6 a.m.

Motorists can use Dufferin, Bathurst and Keele streets as alternative routes during the closures. Whenever possible, the public is encouraged to consider using public transit as a greener, faster and more convenient alternative.

For further information about other 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. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. 2009 marks the 175th anniversary of Toronto's incorporation as a city. Toronto's government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

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



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