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2019 Tamil Festival,
Road closures

Broadcast time: 06:15
Friday, August 23, 2019

42 Division

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of upcoming road closures regarding the 2019 Tamil Festival.

On Saturday, August 24, 2019, and Sunday, August 25, 2019 the 5th Annual Tamil Festival will be held to celebrate and showcase the Tamil community in 42 Division. The event is expected to draw in a large crowd over the two days.

The following road closures will be in effect:

- Markham Road will be closed (in both directions) between McNicoll Avenue and Passmore Avenue

- Turbina Avenue from Markham Road to Dynamic Drive

Road closures will begin on Friday, August 23, 2019 at approximately 10 p.m., and re-open on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 5 a.m.

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Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Constable Diana Joness, 42 Division