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International Women's Day March,
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 1 p.m.

Broadcast time: 05:59
Friday, March 10, 2017

Public Safety - Special Events

On Saturday, March 11, 2017, the International Women's Day Committee will be holding their annual march in the downtown core to celebrate International Women's Day.

At 11 a.m., the participants will assemble at the University of Toronto's Medical Science Auditorium, 1 King's College Circle.

At 1 p.m., the participants will form up and proceed along the following route:

Eastbound: Hart House Circle (full road)
Eastbound: Wellesley Street West
Northbound Queen's Park Crescent East (northbound lanes)
Eastbound: Bloor Street West (eastbound lanes)
Southbound: Yonge Street (southbound lanes)
Eastbound: Gerrard Street East (eastbound lanes)
Southbound: Church Street (soutbound lanes)
Westbound: Gould Street (full road)
Dispersal Area: Gould Street Jorgenson Hall (Ryerson)

It is anticipated that the event will be concluded by 2:30 p.m. Rolling or temporary lane closures will occur during this event.

Motorists can expect delays in the area and should consider alternate methods of transportation.

The TTC will be given special consideration and allowed to cross through gaps at the following locations:
• Yonge Street and College/Carlton Streets (for east and west TTC)
• Wellesley Street and Yonge Street (for east and west TTC)
• Bay Street and Bloor Street (for north and south TTC)

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Kelly Martin, Special Events