Police Services Release: Travelling in Toronto – Sept. 24 to 26

Toronto Police have issued today's news release regarding road closures. It can be found here: http://torontopolice.on.ca/newsreleases/39125 and is included in the body of this email below.

The Invictus Games 2017 are taking place September 23 to 30.

City staff are working in partnership with Toronto Police Service to provide a safe and secure environment for those attending the games, as well as those who live and work in the city. Various road closures will be in effect in accordance to the Toronto Police Service's security plan and to accommodate the transportation of competitors.

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Update: One lane will remain open during construction on Allen Road off-ramp beginning September 25

News Release

September 22, 2017

Update: One lane will remain open during construction on Allen Road off-ramp beginning September 25

The Allen Road southbound off-ramp at Lawrence Avenue West in Toronto will be reduced to one lane each night from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. beginning Monday, September 25 and extending until Sunday, October 1 to allow for ramp-widening work, weather permitting. The widened ramp will open fully at 5 a.m. on October 1.

To help manage traffic in the area, enhanced signage will inform drivers of the road closures and signal-timing changes are being made on parallel routes. Road users, however, should still expect delays and increased traffic on nearby roads.

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Police Services Release: Travelling in Toronto – Sept. 22 to 24

Toronto Invictus Games 2017,
Travelling in Toronto,
Friday, September 22, 2017 to Sunday, September 24, 2017

Corporate Communications
416-808-7100

Between September 23, 2017 and September 30, 2017, the City of Toronto will be hosting the 2017 Invictus Games.

In order to provide a safe and secure environment for all involved, there will be road closures in effect.

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Notice of Filming – 1078 St Clair Ave W – September 27, 2017 (Late Night)

Notice of Filming

1078 St Clair Ave W

September 27, 2017 (Late Night)

Filming Location(s) & Times: Location: 161 LAUDER AVE
Type: PREP, Start Date Time: Sep-26 07:00, To: Sep-26 19:00
Type: FILMING, Start Date Time: Sep-27 07:00, To: Sep-28 01:00
Type: WRAP, Start Date Time: Sep-28 07:00, To: Sep-28 16:00
Location: 1078 ST CLAIR AVE W
Type: FILMING, Start Date Time: Sep-27 07:00, To: Sep-28 01:00

Parking Location(s): ST CLAIR AVE W BETWEEN APPLETON AVE AND NORTHCLIFFE BLVD, Side: N - In designated metered spots OUTSIDE OF POSTED RUSH HOURS ONLY
Start: Sep-25 07:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00
ST CLAIR AVE W BETWEEN OAKWOOD AVE AND LAUDER AVE, Side: S - In designated metered spots OUTSIDE OF POSTED RUSH HOURS ONLY
Start: Sep-25 07:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00
LAUDER AVE BETWEEN ST CLAIR AVE W AND CLOVERLAWN AVE, Side: E – From St Clair Ave to #185 Lauder Ave only
Start: Sep-25 07:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00
GLENHOLME AVE BETWEEN ST CLAIR AVE W AND CONWAY AVE, Side: W – From St Clair Ave to #127 Glenholme Ave only
Start: Sep-25 07:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00
NORTHCLIFFE BLVD BETWEEN ST CLAIR AVE W AND CLOVERLAWN AVE, Side: E – From St Clair Ave to #107 Northcliffe Blvd only
Start: Sep-25 07:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00

Notice of Filming – 991 St Clair Ave W – September 27, 2017 (Late Night)

Notice of Filming

991 St Clair Ave W

September 27, 2017 (Late Night)

Production Type: TV SERIES
Project Title: Falling Water 02
Production Company & Address: GEP PRODUCTIONS INC - NBC UNIVERSAL MEDIA LLC (FALLING WATER 02)
2450 VICTORIA PARK AVE TORONTO, ONTARIO, CA, M2J 5H3

Production Company Phone #: 416-232-2481
Location Manager: Andrew O'Sullivan
Location Manager Cell #: (416) 433-6961

Filming Location(s) & Times: Location: 991 ST CLAIR AVE W
Type: FILMING, Start Date Time: Sep-27 07:00, To: Sep-28 02:00

Parking Location(s): OAKWOOD AVE between BIGGAR AVE and ST CLAIR AVE W, Side: W
Start: Sep-27 09:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00
PRIVATE PROPERTY, Side: W
Start: Sep-27 09:00 , End: Sep-28 07:00

City of Toronto to keep splash pads open until Monday

News Release

September 21, 2017

City of Toronto to keep splash pads open until Monday

To help residents cool down in the unseasonably warm temperatures this weekend, the City of Toronto will be keeping the majority of its 93 splash pads open through to Monday, September 25.

"I'd like to thank City staff who worked quickly to ensure that as many splash pads as possible could stay open this weekend to take advantage of the great weather," said Mayor John Tory. "This is a fantastic way to keep soaking up the summer and I'm glad we're able to give residents a chance to continue to enjoy most of the City's splash pads."

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Police Services Release: Travelling in Toronto – Sept. 21 to 23

The Invictus Games 2017 are taking place September 23 to 30.

City staff are working in partnership with Toronto Police Services to provide a safe and secure environment for those attending the games, as well as those who live and work in the city. Various road closures will be in effect in accordance to the Toronto Police Service's security plan and to accommodate the transportation of competitors.

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City of Toronto welcomes returning and new corporate and government partners for Nuit Blanche Toronto’s 12th edition

News Release

September 20, 2017

City of Toronto welcomes returning and new corporate and government partners for Nuit Blanche Toronto's 12th edition

The City of Toronto-produced Nuit Blanche Toronto returns on Saturday, September 30. While the lineup of art projects, artists and curators is the focus of Nuit Blanche Toronto each year, the outstanding network of funders, partners and collaborators is the foundation that makes the event possible.

The 2017 event is supported by the Government of Ontario and Tourism Toronto, program sponsors H&M and Shiplake Properties, on-site sponsors Hendrick's Gin, Netflix and Subaru Canada as well as arts patron sponsor, Toronto Real Estate Board.

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