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1. The Rides (Sept 8-14)
Changes in the tour schedule may occur at short notice. Please check the Club Calendar on the website, as well as your email, prior to heading to a start location. Cancellations and additions will be reflected on the calendar, as soon as the Tour Director or Assistant Tour Director is notified. Additionally, if a ride gets cancelled or changed, you will be notified by email. Tour leaders are reminded to contact the Tour Director at: email@example.com if any changes are required to their ride.
Full details on all rides can be found on the KNBC Club Calendar of rides and events on the KNBC website. The KNBC Calendar, containing the most up to date info on your rides, is located at https://knbc.ca/page-18460
Sat. Sept 12
L2 – Buchingham – 85 km
NCC Extension of parkway closures
In light of the high number of users, the NCC has decided to extend its weekend parkway closures in Ottawa, and to extend the daily parkway closures in Gatineau Park.
Beginning Saturday, September 12, 2020, the following NCC parkways will be closed to motor vehicle traffic and open for active use on weekends, 8 am to 4 pm, until Sunday, September 27, 2020:
- Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway (between Carling Avenue and Booth Street)
- Sir George-Étienne Cartier Parkway (between the Aviation Parkway and St. Joseph Boulevard)
- Queen Elizabeth Driveway (between Laurier Avenue and Fifth Avenue)
In Gatineau Park, the Gatineau and Champlain parkways will remain open for active users, Monday to Saturday, and on Sunday mornings, and open to motor vehicles from 1 pm until approximately 30 minutes after sunset on Sundays until Friday, September 25, 2020. After that date and until October 25, all parkways will be open to motor vehicle traffic daily, from noon until sunset.
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Geoffrey Gurd, President, KNBC