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Nuit Blanche,
Saturday, September 29, 2018, to Sunday, September 30, 2018,
Road closures

Broadcast time: 05:00
Saturday, September 29, 2018

Public Safety - Major Events

On Saturday, September 29, 2018, the City of Toronto will host the 11th Annual Nuit Blanche. This event will take place from sunset on Saturday, September 29, 2018, to sunrise on Sunday, September 30, 2018. There will be five major art installation areas including areas on or near Nathan Phillips Square, Queen's Park, Yonge-Dundas Square, Bay Street and a new installation in the area of the Scarborough Civic Centre and within various Scarborough RT stations.

The following road closures will be in effect as of Saturday, September 29, 2018, at 8 a.m.:

- Bay Street from Richmond Street West to Dundas Street West
- Hagerman Street from Elizabeth Street to Bay Street
- Elizabeth Street from Foster Place to Hagerman Street
- Albert Street from Bay Street to James Street
- James Street from Queen Street West to Albert Street
- Temperance Street from Bay Street to 30m west of Bay Street
- Dundas Square Street from Yonge Street and O'Keefe Lane
- Borough Drive between Brian Harrison Way and Town Centre Court
- Borough Approach East between Borough Drive and Ellesmere Road

At 4 p.m., the following road closures will come into effect:

- Queen Street West from Yonge Street to University Avenue
- York Street from Richmond Street West to Queen Street West

All roads are expected to be reopened on Sunday, September 30, 2018, at approximately 11 a.m..

TTC will be diverting a number of routes in the area.

Vehicles are advised to take alternative routes as there will be traffic delays in the area.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Brenda Norrmalm, Emergency Management and Public Order - Major Events