Temporary closure of Thompson Road on Saturday, May 3

Due to necessary work related to the Pan Am Stadium construction, the east arm of Thompson Road running along the east side of the Life Sciences Building will be restricted to emergency vehicle use only from 7am until noon on Saturday, May 3.

How will this impact the York community?

  • Only emergency vehicles will be able to access the Petrie Science & Engineering Building and the Life Sciences Building beyond the bend in the road northeast of the Life Sciences Building.
  • The contractor performing the work will be available at all times to assist emergency personnel including York Security.
  • Access to Tait McKenzie, the West Office Building and Bethune College will not be affected.

When travelling throughout the construction zone, please watch for and obey all traffic signs and traffic control personnel.