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Royal Canadian Air Force Changing of the Colours ceremony,
Friday, September 1, 2017,
Road closure

Broadcast time: 11:08
Thursday, August 31, 2017

Public Safety - Special Events

On Friday, September 1, 2017, Canadian Forces members will assemble within Nathan Phillips Square.

His Excellency the Governor General of Canada will officially host the Changing of the Colours ceremony for the Royal Canadian Air Force.

With the increased pedestrian traffic this will bring, Queen Street West will be closed between Bay Street and York Street, from 9:30 a.m. to roughly 3:30 p.m.

Motorists are strongly encouraged to take the TTC, or to seek other routes if they must travel in this area.

This event will proceed regardless of weather conditions.

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Constable Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Staff Sergeant Michael Perreault, Public Safety - Special Events