Sunday, April 4, 2010

Beach Easter Parade - Road Closures

Toronto Police News Release Re-Post

Broadcast time: 06:00 Friday, April 2, 2010

Special Events 416−808−5053

Annual Beaches Easter Parade, Queen Street East, Sunday, April 4, 2010, 2 p.m., Road closures

On Sunday, April 4, 2010, the annual Beaches Easter Parade will take place at 2 p.m.

The procession will start from Queen Street East and Munro Park Avenue, and continue along Queen Street East to Woodbine Avenue.

As a result of this event, a full road closure will take place on Queen Street East, and on parts of Nursewood Road, Woodbine Avenue and Lakeshore Boulevard East. A number of secondary roads will also be closed or partially closed, affecting traffic flow.

Road closures:

Queen Street East (partial road) Munro Park Avenue to Fallingbrook Road, from 10 a.m. to noon.

Queen Street East (full road) Munro Park Avenue to Fallingbrook Road, and Nursewood Road (full road) Queen Street East to 24 Nursewood Road, from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Queen Street East (full road) Woodbine Avenue to Fallingbrook Road, from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Woodbine Avenue (full road) Queen Street East to Lakeshore Boulevard East Lakeshore Boulevard East (full road) Coxwell Avenue to Woodbine Avenue, from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The TTC will be re−routing buses / street cars during the event.

This event will take place regardless of weather conditions. Members of the public should anticipate significant traffic issues.

P.S. - The traffic cone monster was not in the original TPS Release...that was my own little touch of humour.


  1. LOL...when I searched Easter Bunny Images to come up with that, I found some that were not so festive....there are some really disturbed individuals!