August 14, 2019 12:19 pm

Laclie route on Orillia Transit to be temporarily suspended for upcoming triathlon

Orillia Transit will pause service on its Laclie route to allow for the Subaru Triathlon to take place.

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Transit service will be temporarily suspended on the Laclie route in Orillia for a triathlon on Sunday from 8:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

“We apologize for any inconvenience the temporary transit suspension poses to patrons,” Jeff Hunter, Orillia’s construction and transit manager, said in a statement. “We want to ensure that the Subaru Triathlon is carried out in a safe and controlled manner.”

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A number of different races will be held as part of the Subaru Triathlon Series in Orillia, including a sprint triathlon, which begins at 9 a.m., and a duathlon starting at 9:15 a.m.

Regular service of the Laclie route will resume on Sunday from 2:15 p.m. until 4:45 p.m.

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