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31st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Sunday, March 11, 2018, at 12 p.m.,
Road closures

Broadcast time: 16:00
Friday, March 9, 2018

Public Safety - Special Events

On Sunday, March 11, 2018, at 12 p.m., the 31st Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will take place. The procession will start from Bloor St. W. and St. George St., and continue along Bloor Street, then south on Yonge Street, west on Queen Street West to Nathan Phillips Square.

As a result of the event, a full road closure will take place on Bloor Street, Yonge Street, and Queen Street. A number of secondary roads will also be closed or partially closed, affecting traffic flow in the area. The closures are listed below:

8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.:
St. George Street from Bloor Street West to College Street
Devonshire Place from Bloor Street West to Hoskin Avenue

10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.:
Hoskin Avenue from St. George Street to Queens Park Crescent West
Harbord Street from St. George Street to Huron Street

11:55 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Bloor Street from Huron Street to Yonge Street
Yonge Street from Bloor Street to Queen Street
Queen Street West from Yonge Street to University Avenue

12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Bay Street from Queen Street West to Dundas Street West
Elizabeth Street from Dundas Street West to Hagerman Street
Hagerman Street from Elizabeth Street to Bay Street

12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
University Avenue from Queen Street West to Dundas Street. West
Armoury Street from University Avenue. to Chestnut Street
Centre Avenue from Dundas Street West to Armoury Street

TTC service will be disrupted during the event on Queen Street West.

This event will take place regardless of weather conditions. Members of the public should anticipate traffic disruptions, in the area surrounding the event.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Brenda Norrmalm, Special Events