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Saturday, June 10, 2017 – Sunday, June 11, 2017,
Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer,
Exhibition Place,
Road closures



Broadcast time: 05:50
Friday, June 9, 2017

Public Safety - Special Events
416-808-5048


On Saturday, June 10, 2017, and Sunday, June 11, 2017, the annual Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer event will take place.

Approximately 200 cyclists have been invited to participate in a ride from Princess Margaret Hospital to the CNE grounds. This portion of the ride will start at 7:30 a.m. and will take place on open roadways.

The main portion of the event will start at Exhibition Place and will include more than 6,000 cyclists who will ride either a 200-mile route or a 200-kilometre route that finishes in Niagara Falls, Ontario. On the second day of the event, a smaller group of cyclists will return to Toronto. The finish line for the returning riders will be at Exhibition Place.

Saturday, June 10, 2017: road closures & race set-up at 6 a.m. The ride will start at approximately 8:30 a.m.

Route: 200 km
Formation area: Exhibition Place
Southbound: Ontario Drive to Lake Shore Boulevard West
Westbound: Lake Shore Boulevard West (all westbound lanes) to
Windermere Avenue
Northbound: Windermere Avenue to The Queensway
Westbound: The Queensway (westbound curb lane only)
Turnover point: Toronto/Mississauga Border (The West Mall)

Route: 200 mile
Formation area: Exhibition Place
Southbound: Ontario Drive to Lake Shore Boulevard West
Westbound: Lake Shore Boulevard West (all westbound lanes) to
Windermere Avenue
Northbound: Windermere Avenue to The Queensway
Westbound: The Queensway (westbound curb lane only)
Northbound: The West Mall
Westbound: Burnhamthorpe Road
Turnover point: Toronto/Mississauga Border (Etobicoke Creek)

Road closures:
6 a.m. until approximately 10:30 a.m.:
Westbound Lake Shore Boulevard West, from Strachan Avenue to British Columbia Drive
8 a.m. until approximately 10:30 a.m.:
Westbound Lake Shore Boulevard West, from British Columbia Drive to Windermere Avenue

Lane restrictions will occur for the remainder of the routes.

Sunday, June 11, 2017: no road closures.

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

TTC service: consult TTC website for information regarding route diversions, http://www.ttc.ca/.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Constable Brenda Norrmalm, Public Safety - Special Events