Willowdale residents will want to be aware of races being held in our community this weekend. RBC’s annual Race for the Kids in support of youth mental health at Sunnybrook, will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Over the past three years, the race has welcomed 28,000 participants, raising over $7-million for this important cause.
Road closures will be in effect on Yonge Street (between Sheppard Ave and north of Finch Ave) from 7:15 AM to 11:15 AM. Finch Ave will also be closed between Doris Ave and Beecroft Road. For a list of all local street that will be affected and alternate route recommendations, visit the race website.
The 2017 Terry Fox Run will also be held on Sunday, September 17 at 9 AM at a Willowdale location, starting in the Rose Garden in Gibson Park. For more information visit the race website.