Toronto Road Closures To Steer Clear Of This Weekend (Aug. 9-11)

Toronto Road Closure
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With Taste of the Danforth and the Feast of St. Lawrence on this weekend, you can count on heavy traffic on the streets of Toronto.

READ: TTC Subway Closures: 16 Stations Affected This Weekend (Aug. 10-11)

In addition to the food festivals listed above, there are 10 construction-related closures that are guaranteed to cause delays.

Read on for all the road closure details…

Yonge St. Closure

Effective: Friday, Aug. 9 from 10 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 10 at 5 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 10 from 10 p.m. to Sunday, Aug. 11 at 5 a.m. and Sunday, Aug. 11 from 10 p.m. to Monday, Aug. 12 at 5 a.m.
  • Yonge St. closed from Dundas St. W. to Edward St.

Bermondsey Rd./Sloane Ave. Closure

Effective: Friday, Jul. 19 from 5 a.m. to Friday, Aug. 30 at 11 p.m.
  • Bermondsey Rd. closed from Eglinton Ave. E. to Eglinton Ave. E.

Six Points Construction

Effective: Sunday, Feb. 24 from 12 a.m. to  Saturday, Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Bloor St. W. closed from Kipling Ave. to Dunbloor Rd.
  • Dundas E. Kipling S. Ramp closed
  • Dundas E. St. Albans Ramp closed
  • Dundas St. W. closed from Jopling Ave. S. to Dunbloor Rd.
  • Kipling N. Bloor E. Ramp closed
  • Kipling N. Dundas E. Ramp closed
  • Kipling N. Dundas W. Ramp closed
  • Kipling N. St. Albans Ramp closed
  • Kipling S. Dundas E. Ramp closed
  • St. Albans Bloor E. Ramp closed
  • St. Albans Kipling N. Ramp closed

DVP Lane Closures

Effective: Monday, Jul. 1 from 10 p.m. to  Saturday, Aug. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Don Valley Parkway S. lane closure from DVP S. Lawrence E. Ramp to DVP S. Don Mills Rd. N. Ramp
  • Don Valley Parkway N. lane closure from DVP N. Don Mills Rd. N. Ramp to DVP N. Lawrence E. Ramp

Eglinton LRT Construction – Leslie St. Closure

Effective: Saturday, Jul. 1 from 7 a.m. to Saturday, Aug. 31 at 11 p.m.
  • Leslie St. closed from Eglinton Ave. E. to Eglinton Ave. E.

Eglinton LRT Construction – Warden Ave. Construction

Effective: Monday, Jul. 29 from 7 a.m. to Monday, Sept. 9 at 11 p.m.
  • Warden Ave. closed from Eglinton Ave. E. to Eglinton Ave. E.

Eglinton LRT Construction – Birchmount Rd.

Effective: Monday, Jul. 8 to Sunday, Sept. 15 from 5 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
  • Birchmount Rd. closed from Eglinton Ave. E. to Eglinton Ave. E.

WB Gardiner to York-Bay-Yonge Ramp Closure

Effective: Monday, Jul. 15 from 10 p.m. to Monday, Sept. 16 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Gardiner W. Yonge N. Ramp closed westbound

Coxwell Ave. Closure

Effective: Thursday, Jun. 10 from 7 a.m. to Monday, Nov. 25 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Coxwell Ave. closed northbound from Fairford Ave. to Hanson St.

York St. Closure

Effective: Friday, Jan. 4 from 7 a.m. to Thursday, Apr. 30, 2020 at 11 p.m.
  • York St. closed from Bremner Blvd. to Lake Shore Blvd. W.

Event Closures

READ: These Are All The Toronto Food Festivals Happening In August 2019

Taste of the Danforth

Effective: Thursday, Aug. 8 from 3 p.m. to Monday, Aug. 12 at 4 a.m.
  • Logan Ave. closed from Danforth Ave. to Ln. N. Danforth W. Logan.
  • Danforth Ave. closed from Broadview Ave. to Jones Ave.
  • Pape Ave. closed from Lipton Ave. to Hazelwood Ave.

Feast of St. Lawrence

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 10 from  4 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 11 at 12 a.m.
  • Market St. closed from Front St. E. to Wilton St.

WWE NXT TakeOver

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 10 from  9:30.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Bremner Blvd. closed from Lower Simcoe St. to Lake Shore Blvd. W.

Humber Bay Shores Waterfront Festival

Effective: Friday, Aug. 9 from 5 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 10 at 11:30 p.m.
  • Marine Parade Dr. closed from Humber Bay Park East Trail to Waterfront Dr.

New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays

Effective: Friday, Aug. 9 from 9:37 p.m. to 10:37 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 10 from 5:37 p.m. to 6:37 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 11 from 3:37 p.m. to 4:37 p.m.
  • Blue Jays Way closed from Spadina Ave. to Front St. W.
  • Bremner Blvd. closed from Spadina Ave. to Lower Simcoe St.
  • Navy Wharf Crt. closed from Bremner Blvd. to Blue Jays Way
  • Rees St. closed from Bremner Blvd. to Lake Shore Blvd. W.

WWE SummerSlam

Effective: Sunday, Aug. 11 from  9:30.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Bremner Blvd. closed from Lower Simcoe St. to Lake Shore Blvd. W.
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