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Notice of Temporary Closures for Pickering Food Truck Festival

Posted on Friday July 29, 2016

The City of Pickering will be hosting the annual Pickering Food Truck Festival from Friday, August 5, 2016 to Sunday, August 7, 2016.

Please note that in order to ensure a safe, functional, and enjoyable event for the participants and the public, the City of Pickering will be enacting temporary traffic management controls in the area which may impact adjacent residents and businesses.

Purpose: The Pickering Civic Complex parking lot, The Esplanade North, and The Esplanade South will be temporarily closed to facilitate the Pickering Food Truck Festival.

Duration: Traffic controls will be in effect from Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 7:00 am to Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 12:00 am.

The Esplanade South – will be closed from Valley Farm Road to the Pickering Civic Complex parking lot driveway on Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:00 am to Monday, August 8, 2016 - 7:00 am. Both sidewalks on The Esplanade South will not be accessible from Valley Farm Road to the Pickering Civic Complex parking lot driveway during the closure.

The Esplanade North – will be closed from Valley Farm Road to the Civic Complex underground parking ramp on Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:00 am to Monday, August 8, 2016 - 7:00 am. The sidewalk on the south side of The Esplanade North will not be accessible from Valley Farm Road to the Civic Complex underground parking ramp during the closure. The sidewalk on the north side will remain open.

Pickering Civic Complex Parking Lot – the eastern portion of the parking lot will be closed on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 7:00 am to Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 12:00 am.

Temporary Accessible Parking – will be available in the western portion of the Pickering Civic Complex parking lot and on a portion of the east side of Glenanna Road (south of The Esplanade South), from Friday, August 5, 2016 - 7:00 am to Monday August 8, 2016 - 7:00 am.

For additional information regarding the traffic controls please contact:

Nathan Emery
Coordinator, Traffic Operations
Engineering & Public Works
905.420.4660 ext. 2054
nemery@pickering.ca

Service Disruption Line:  1.866.278.9993