Road closures in Toronto: August 9-10
Road closures in Toronto for the weekend of August 9 and 10 rounds up the key transportation shut-downs affecting the city, including street and TTC closures.
KEY ROAD CLOSURES IN TORONTO
Danforth: Broadview--Jones. Taste of the Danforth Danforth Ave. will be closed between Broadview and Jones in both directions from Friday, August 8 at 11 a.m. to Monday, August 11 at 1 a.m.
504 King, 505 Dundas: Broadview. The 504 King and 505 Dundas streetcars remain unable to reach Broadview subway station due to construction on Broadview at Danforth. The 504 is turning south at Dundas and Broadview and returning to King via Queen and Parliament. The 505 is diverting via Parliament, Gerrard and Broadview. Both routes are being completed by shuttle bus.
510 Spadina, 505 Dundas: Spadina. Traffic remains restricted at Spadina and Dundas due to water main and TTC streetcar track replacement work. Monday, August 11 to Saturday, August 30, one southbound lane and one northbound lane will re-open on Spadina, allowing 510 replacement buses through. The 510 Dundas streetcar will return to its normal route at the same time.
Over and above the special closures this weekend, construction projects across Toronto result in numerous other road restrictions across the city. For a comprehensive list of such closures, you can consult the official map maintained by the City of Toronto (also available as a PDF.)
Chris Bateman is a staff writer at blogTO. Follow him on Twitter at @chrisbateman.