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
BLACKWELL DR MONTEAGLE CRES TO TRAILVIEW DR Sewer Work
 
ETON DR ROSEMOUNT DR TO HEATHER AVE Sewer Work
 
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
Charles Street - Lane Reduced Queen Street TO Gaukel Street Utility Work (REGION)
Date:2016-Sep-28 to 2016-Oct-12
Duration: Between 7 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
 
HERITAGE DR OAKHURST CRES TO OTTAWA ST N Road Reconstruction
Date:2016-Sep-29 to 2016-Sep-29
Duration: 1 day closure
Contact: Steve Sieunarine 519-575-4030
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Alpine Road TO Strasburg Road Other (REGION)
Date:2016-Oct-05 to 2016-Nov-11
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: Wayne Cheater - 519-575-4757 ext 3183
 
SHIRLEY AVE - Lane Reduced RIVERBEND DR TO SHIRLEY DR  
Date: to
Duration:  
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
ABERDEEN RD GLASGOW ST TO CLAREMONT AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Dec 10, 2016
 
Bruce Street - Lane Reduced Victoria Street TO Ephraim Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
CHERRY ST STRANGE ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
CRESCENT ST DANE ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Benton Street TO Eby Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 28, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Stirling Avenue TO Borden Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 1, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Victoria Street TO Ottawa Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 1, 2016
 
DANE ST KING ST E TO BORDEN AVE N Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
DUCHESS AVE MARINA RD TO DUNBAR RD Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Nov 4, 2016
 
DUMFRIES AVE STIRLING AVE N TO KRUG ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
DUNBAR RD DUCHESS AVE TO GLASGOW ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
local access - directional signs in place
Duke Street Victoria Street TO Queen Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 16, 2016
 
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced Jansen Avenue TO Morgan Avenue Manhole Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 4, 2016
 
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced King Street TO Morgan Avenue Manhole Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 4, 2016
 
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced Glasgow Street TO Bankside Drive Engineering Study (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced Ottawa Street TO Bleams Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
Frederick Street - Lane Reduced Gordon Avenue TO Lancaster Street Road Repair (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 4, 2016
 
Frederick Street King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 8, 2016
Detour via: Courtland Avenue/Queen Street/Weber Street
GLASGOW ST - Lane Reduced BELMONT LANE W TO MARINA RD Other
Tentative: Sep 29, 2016
 
GLEN RD ST CLAIR AVE TO PLEASANT AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 24, 2016
 
HOWE DR OTTAWA ST S TO END Other
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
Hayward Avenue Hanson Avenue TO Courtland Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Nov 30, 2016
Detour via: Lennox Lewis Way/Block Line Road
KING ST E FREDERICK ST (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
QUEEN ST OR SCOTT ST ALTERNATE ROUTES
King Street - Lane Reduced Highway 8 Bypass Off Ramp TO Deer Ridge Drive Other (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 20, 2016
 
King Street Union Street TO Victoria Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 8, 2016
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
Lancaster Street - Lane Reduced Arnold Street TO General Drive Manhole Work (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 29, 2016
 
MARGARET AVE - Lane Reduced UNION ST TO LOUISA ST Road Resurfacing
Tentative: Oct 28, 2016
 
MARINA RD GLASGOW ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Nov 4, 2016
 
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Homer Watson Boulevard TO Bleams Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Nov 17, 2016
 
ONTARIO ST N DUKE ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
QUEEN ST
Ottawa Street Charles Street TO Courtland Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
Detour via: King Street/Borden Avenue/Courtland Avenue
Ottawa Street Courtland Avenue TO Mill Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
Detour via: Homer Watson Boulevard/Hoffman Street/Highland Road/Stirling Avenue/King Street
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Howland Drive TO Elmsdale Drive Other (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 3, 2016
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced River Road TO Lackner Boulevard Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 20, 2016
 
PANDORA AVE N EAST AVE TO MELROSE AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
PAULANDER DR VICTORIA ST S TO LAWRENCE AVE Site Servicing
Tentative: Sep 29, 2016
 
PLEASANT AVE PERTH RD TO BINSCARTH RD Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 24, 2016
 
REYBURN AVE TRAYNOR AVE TO WOODHAVEN RD Road Resurfacing
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
SHIRLEY AVE - Lane Reduced RIVERBEND DR TO BINGEMANS CENTRE DR Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Nov 20, 2016
 
Victoria Street Charles Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 1, 2016
Detour via: Duke Street/Francis Street/Josesph Street
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Lawrence Avenue TO Stoke Drive./Oprington Drive Engineering Study (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
WATERLOO ST BREITHAUPT ST TO VICTORIA ST N Other
Tentative: Dec 31, 2017
 
WELLINGTON ST N - Lane Reduced RIVERBEND DR TO SPRING VALLEY RD Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Nov 20, 2016
 
WELLINGTON ST S KING ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
WESTHEIGHTS DR - Lane Reduced HIGHLAND RD W (Intersection) Road Resurfacing
Tentative: Oct 28, 2016
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Ottawa Street TO Onward Avenue Other (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 28, 2016
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Roger Street TO Guelph Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
Westmount Road - Lane Reduced Claremont Avenue TO Overlea Drive Engineering Study (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
BATTLER RD HURON RD TO STRASBURG RD  
Start:  Duration:  
 
BATTLER RD HURON RD TO STRASBURG RD Site Servicing
Start:  Oct 11, 2016
Duration: 1 Week Closure
 
BRIAR AVE DEKAY ST TO MOORE AVE Special Event
Start:  Oct 22, 2016
Duration: 1:00 P.M TO 11:00 P.M.
 
DEKAY ST SHANLEY ST TO BRIAR AVE Special Event
Start:  Oct 22, 2016
Duration: 1:00 P.M. TO 11:00 P.M.
 
LOUISA ST MOORE AVE TO KING ST W Other
Start:  Oct 9, 2016
Duration: Crane operation 1 day tentative Oct 9/16
Moore/Shanley/King St
MCGEE AVE INDIAN RD TO OTTAWA ST N Road Reconstruction
Start:  Oct 3, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
MONTCALM DR INDIAN RD TO OTTAWA ST N Road Reconstruction
Start:  Oct 10, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Emerald Avenue TO Wilfred Avenue Other (REGION)
Start:  Oct 3, 2016
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Raymond Road TO Edmund Road Manhole Work (REGION)
Start:  Oct 4, 2016
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Wilson Avenue Kingsway Drive TO Fairway Road ION Construction Work (REGION)
Start:  Oct 2, 2016
Duration: On or about October 2 for approx. 4 days. Access to Fairview Park Mall and Shoppers Drug Mart will remain available from Fairway to Wilson. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Detour via: Weber Street/Frankin Street/Kingsway Drive
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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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