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REF NO.: 159

SUBJECT: Road closure advisory for Play On! hockey tournament at Memorial University

DATE: June 21

Memorial University wishes to advise that some of its roadways on the St. John’s campus will be closed June 22-23.
Memorial is hosting CBC Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On! St. John’s street hockey tournament for the fifth year.
There will be no vehicular access to Arctic Avenue on the north side of the campus, from Morrissey Drive to Clinch Crescent during the tournament. The closure will be in effect from 6 p.m. on Friday, June 21, to 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 23.
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