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Beaches International Jazz Festival,
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - Saturday, July 29, 2017,
Road closures

Broadcast time: 12:13
Thursday, July 27, 2017

55 Division

The annual Beaches International Jazz festival will be held on Queen Street East from Thursday, July 27, 2017 to Saturday, July 29, 2017,, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Queen Street East will be closed in both directions, from Woodbine Avenue to Beech Avenue, from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.

TTC will be diverted off Queen Street East during these road closures.

During the road closures, residents may access/exit their homes at the following locations:

- for residents living south of Queen Street East, from Balsam Avenue to Lee Avenue, buses are north and south on Lee Avenue, and south on Wineva Avenue

- for residents living south of Queen Street East, from Waverley Road to Kippendavie Avenue, buses are south on Waverley Road, and exit via Kew Beach Avenue at Woodbine Avenue

Kenilworth Avenue, Kippendavie Avenue, Hambley Avenue, Hartford Avenue, and Herbert Avenue will be changed to two-way streets during road-closure times.

Vehicles in the area may experience traffic delays during the event.

This event will proceed regardless of weather conditions.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications