The weekend returns, and with it comes a number of road closures in Toronto.
Five major events will see some roads closed throughout the city. So be sure to check these roads before heading for a drive this weekend.
Here’s what to keep an eye out for.
- You can buy an old TTC subway car right now
- Google Earth releases timelapse of Toronto over the last 35 years (VIDEO)
- New TTC pilot project hopes to speed up boarding times at Bloor-Yonge Station
Boat launch event
- Stadium Road from Little Norway Crescent to the foot of Stadium Road on the downtown waterfront will be closed from 6 am to 8 pm on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28.
- Bremner Boulevard from Lake Shore Boulevard West to the east side of the parking garage at 25 York Street will be closed on Saturday, April 27 from 7 am to midnight.
- Queen’s Park Crescent East and Queen’s Park Crescent West will be fully closed between College Street and Bloor Street West on Sunday, April 28 from 7 am to 10:30 am.
- Additional lane restrictions will be in effect from 8 am to 10 am in the area around Queen’s Park, bordering College Street to the south, Spadina Avenue to the west, Bloor Street West to the north and Bay Street to the east.
Khalsa Day downtown celebration
- The east and west curb lanes of University Avenue from Dundas Street West to Queen Street West will be closed to traffic on Sunday, April 28 from 9 am to 6 pm to accommodate the annual Khalsa Day celebration.
Cadillac Fairview 5K Run/Walk
- The following road closures and restrictions will be in place on Sunday, April 28 from 9 am to noon to accommodate this event:
- The eastbound curb lane on Lawrence Avenue East between Karl Fraser Road and Leslie Street will be closed.
- The Donway West will be closed at Lawrence Avenue East and no through traffic will be permitted.
A more complete list of events and road work is available here.