August 22, 2014 5:11 am

Toronto weekend road closures

Mario Beauregard / The Canadian Press

TORONTO – There are a number of road closures in Toronto this weekend due to several special events.

BuskerFest – Thursday to Sunday closures

A series of closures for Buskerfest will take place between Thursday, August 21 and Sunday, August 24.

• Yonge Street from Richmond Street to Gerrard Street will be closed August 21 at 9:30 a.m. to Sunday, August 24 at 11:59 p.m.

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• Yonge Street will also be closed from Gerrard Street to College Street from Friday, August 22 at 6 p.m. to Sunday, August 24 at 11:59 p.m.
• Other road closures on local streets including Dundas Square Street, Walton Street, Gould Street, Edward Street and Elm Street will take place from today (August 21) to Sunday, August 24 to accommodate this event.

Taste of Manila – Saturday and Sunday closures

A partial closure of Bathurst Street will be required for this event. The two southbound lanes of Bathurst Street from Wilson Avenue to Allingham Gardens will be closed on Saturday, August 23 from 4 a.m. to Sunday, August 24 at midnight, while the two northbound lanes will be changed to one lane northbound and one lane southbound to accommodate traffic in the area.

Festival of South Asia – Saturday and Sunday closure

Gerrard Street from Glenside Avenue to Coxwell Avenue will be closed from Saturday, August 23 at 10 a.m. to Monday, August 25 at 2 a.m. for the Festival of South Asia.

Source: City of Toronto

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