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Charity ride closes DVP and Gardiner on Sunday

Road closure in effect for the DVP and Gardiner on Sunday.
Road closure in effect for the DVP and Gardiner on Sunday. David Cooper/Toronto Star via Getty Images

TORONTO – The annual Becel Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart charity event will close down the Don Valley Parkway and Gardiner Expressway on Sunday.

Both major roadways will be off-limits to traffic from 2 a.m. to 2 p.m. to accommodate an estimated 14,000 cyclists.

The event raised more than $6 million in 2014 for heart disease and stroke research.

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