City of Kitchener

Road Closures

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To keep the motoring public, as well as our emergency services, informed of any Kitchener road closures that may affect routing, we maintain the following list of road closures, as well as helpful detour maps to help in the planning of a route around our work.
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ROAD CLOSURES

STREET NAME

FROM/TO

REASON/DURATION

ROAD OPENING
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
CHARLES ST E PRESTON ST TO KING ST E Water Repair
Date:2017-Feb-21 to 2017-Feb-24
Duration: 4 day closure for water valve replacement
 
KEHL ST OTTAWA ST S TO HEIMAN ST Other
Date:2017-Feb-21 to 2017-Feb-21
Duration: 1 day closure
 
ROCKWAY DR DELTA ST TO DOON RD Water Repair
Date:2017-Feb-21 to 2017-Feb-22
Duration: 2 day closure - local traffic only
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Charles Street TO Duke Street Other (REGION)
Date:2017-Feb-21 to 2017-Feb-21
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Contact: ION - 1-844-625-1010 - connect@rideion.ca
 
Westmount Road - Lane Reduced Queen's Boulevard TO Forest Hill Drive Utility Work (REGION)
Date:2017-Feb-21 to 2017-Feb-21
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Contact: Steve Sieunarine - 519-575-4030
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
Duke Street Queen Street TO Ontario Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: May 26, 2017
 
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced Ottawa Street TO Westmount Road/Max Becker Drive Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Mar 10, 2017
 
King Street Breithaupt Street TO Victoria Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: May 2, 2017
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
King Street - Lane Reduced Sportsworld Drive TO Sportsworld Crossing Road Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Feb 27, 2017
 
King Street Wellington Street TO Breithaupt Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: May 3, 2017
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Bleams Road TO Homer Watson Boulevard Sewer Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 1, 2017
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced King Street TO Nyberg Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Feb 24, 2017
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Nyberg Street TO Courtland Avenue Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Mar 31, 2017
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced River Road TO Hwy 7 On-Ramps Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
STAUFFER DR CARYNDALE DR TO SOUTH CREEK DR Other
Tentative: May 5, 2017
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Charles Street TO Joseph Street Other (REGION)
Tentative: Feb 21, 2017
 
WATERLOO ST BREITHAUPT ST TO VICTORIA ST N Other
Tentative: Dec 31, 2017
 
Westmount Road - Lane Reduced Highland Road TO Vicmount Drive Manhole Work (REGION)
Tentative: Feb 22, 2017
 
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
DUKE ST E PANDORA AVE N TO BETZNER AVE N Special Event
Start:  Feb 26, 2017
Duration: closued 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
 
Frederick Street - Partially Closed King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Start:  Feb 23, 2017
Duration: On or about Feb. 23 for approx. 2 days. Eastbound lanes will be closed. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Detour via: King Street/Queen Street/Duke Street
KING ST W QUEEN ST N TO ONTARIO ST N Other
Start:  Feb 26, 2017
Duration: 5:00 a.m. to 12 noon closure
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Courtland Avenue TO Mill Street Utility Work (REGION)
Start:  Feb 27, 2017
Duration: Between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Edna Street TO Bruce Street Sewer Work (REGION)
Start:  Jun 30, 2017
Duration: Starting on June 30 at 9 a.m. until approx. 3 p.m. on Oct. 9. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Expect delays. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
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For inquiries regarding road closures, please contact Stephanie Brasseur at 519-741-2200 x 7373 (Transportation Planning).

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in South Western Ontario, contact 1-800-268-4686.

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