St. Patrick's parade set for Toronto Sunday
It promises to be another grand time in Toronto Sunday with the 31st annual St. Patrick's day parade.
The parade begins at Noon from Bloor Street West and St George Street, part of the route that will be bordered east on Bloor Street, south on Yonge Street and west on Queen Street. The parade will finish up at Nathan Phillips Square.
Accomidating the parade route will mean road closures, they include:
-George Street from Bloor Street West to College Street, and Devonshire Place from Bloor Street West to Hoskin Avenue starting at 8:30am-1:30 p.m.
-Hoskin Avenue from St. George Street to Queens Park Crescent West, and Harbord Street from St. George Street to Huron Street from 10:00-1:30 p.m..
-Bloor Street from Huron Street to Yonge Street, Yonge Street from Bloor Street to Queen Street, and Queen Street West from Yonge Street to University Avenue from 11:55 am-3 p.m.
-Bay Street from Queen Street West to Dundas Street West, Elizabeth Street from Dundas Street West to Hagerman Street, and Hagerman Street from Elizabeth Street to Bay Street from Noon-3 p.m.
-University Avenue from Queen Street West to Dundas Street, West Armoury Street from University Avenue to Chestnut Street, and Centre Avenue from Dundas Street West to Armoury Street from 12:30 p.m.-3pm.
For those looking to take public transit down to the parade a reminder that the Line 1 between St. Clair West and Union station is closed for maintenance this weekend. There will also be service on Queen Street West during the parade.