It’s time to start planning your weekend, especially if you’re going to be heading downtown.
This weekend, the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is taking place, causing significant road closures on both Saturday and Sunday.
Additionally, there will be TTC track maintenance as well which will cause disruptions.
Here’s what to prepare for.
Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon
Bay Street, from Queen Street to Dundas Street, will be closed from Saturday, October 20 at 11 am to Sunday, October 21 at 8 pm to accommodate the start/finish line activities for the race.
A series of full road closures will take place on Sunday, October 21 from 4 am to 4 pm for the race.
These closures will occur in the area bounded by Bloor Street West in the north, Victoria Park Avenue in the east, Lake Ontario in the south and Windermere Avenue in the west.
Other roads in this area will be closed periodically to accommodate the event.
TTC Route Diversions
Eglinton Crosstown – Allen Road southbound
Allen Road south from Lawrence Avenue to Eglinton Avenue will be closed from Friday, October 19 at 11 pm until Monday, October 22 at 5 am to reinstate the exit ramp as part of ongoing Eglinton Crosstown work.