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Pan Am Games officials urge ticket holders to leave the car at home

Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games torch relay.
Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games torch relay. Image by Jason Hargrove / CC BY 2.0

Officials for the Pan Am Games in Toronto are urging ticket holders to use free public transportation in lieu of driving personal vehicles. There will be no parking at many of the sporting events or at the opening and closing ceremonies. Instead, ticket holders will have free access to GO trains and public transit systems throughout Toronto and around. A new app at 2015gamestrpplanner.ca also helps people determine the best way to get to game events with or without a car. Read more: canada.com