Toronto Road Closures To Steer Clear Of This Weekend (Aug. 16-19)

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With the CNE officially on this weekend, you can expect an increase in traffic along King St. W. and Lake Shore.

Fortunately, there are no additional closures in the area, but if you aren’t going to the EX, you still might want to avoid the area.

Read on for a few more spots you’ll want to avoid this weekend in Toronto…

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

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Taste of Manila

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 17 from 12 a.m. to Monday, Aug. 19 at 12 a.m.
  • Bathurst St. closed from Wilson Ave. to Laurelcrest Ave.

Toronto Chinatown Festival

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 17 from  12 a.m. to Sunday, Aug. 18 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Spadina Ave. closed southbound from Sullivan St. to St. Andrew St.

Wheels On The Danforth

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 17 from  7 a.m. to 12 a.m.
  • Danforth Ave. closed from Byng Ave. to Warden Ave.
  • Danforth Rd. closed from Landry Ave. to Danforth Ave.

Open Streets Toronto

Effective: Sunday, Aug. 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Bloor St. E. closed from Yonge St. to Sherbourne St.
  • Bloor St. W. closed from Montrose Ave. to Yonge St.
  • Yonge St. closed from Queen St. E. to Bloor St. E.

Seattle Mariners vs. Toronto Blue Jays

Effective: Friday, Aug. 16 from 9:37 p.m. to 10:37 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 17 from 5:37 p.m. to 6:37 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 18 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.

Concerts

Effective: Saturday, Aug. 17 from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 18 from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Bremner Blvd. closed from Lower Simcoe St. to Lake Shore Blvd. W.
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