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Scotiabank Rat Race In Support of the United Way,
Thursday, June 15, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.,
Road Restrictions

Broadcast time: 05:00
Friday, June 16, 2017

Public Safety - Special Events

On Thursday, June 15, 2017, the annual Scotiabank Rat Race for the United Way will take place.

Participants will assemble at Nathan Philips Square starting at 6 p.m. The race will begin at 7:30 p.m., with lane closures in effect between 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Formation Area: Nathan Philips Square

Start / Finish Line: University Avenue south of Armoury Street

-Northbound University Avenue, curb and adjacent lane, to College Street
-Northbound Queen’s Park, curb and adjacent lane, to Wellesley Street
-Northbound Queen’s Park Crescent East, curb lane, to St Joseph Street
-Eastbound St Joseph Street 50m, to U-turn
-Westbound St. Joseph Street 50m to Queens Park Crescent East
-Northbound Queen’s Park Crescent East, curb lane, to Bloor Street
-Eastbound Bloor Street, curb lane, to Bay Street
-Southbound Bay Street, curb lane, to Queen Street West
-Westbound Queen Street West, curb lane, to University Avenue
-Northbound University Avenue, curb and adjacent lane, to south of Armoury Street

Dispersal Area: Nathan Philips Square, at approximately 8:30 p.m.

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

The event will proceed regardless of weather conditions.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Constable Tee Chase, Public Safety – Special Events