City of Kitchener

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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
FAIRFIELD AVE RIDGEWOOD AVE TO EDWIN ST Road Reconstruction
 
GLENDALE RD EAST AVE TO MELROSE AVE Road Reconstruction
 
GREENFIELD AVE KINGSWAY DR TO TRAYNOR AVE Sewer Work
 
SHELLEY DR VANIER DR TO END Water Repair
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NEW ROAD CLOSURE
COURTLAND AVE W DAVID ST TO QUEEN ST S Special Event
Date:2016-Jun-25 to 2016-Jun-26
Duration: June 25/16 8:00 a.m. to June 26/16 10p.m.
 
Highland Road - Lane Reduced Patricia Avenue TO Westmount Road Other (REGION)
Date:2016-Jun-21 to 2016-Jun-30
Duration: Between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Contact: Mike Halloran - 519-575-4529
 
SHUH AVE BROADVIEW AVE (Intersection) Special Event
Date:2016-Jun-25 to 2016-Jun-25
Duration: 10:00 a.m to 2:00 pm.
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
Courtland Avenue - Lane Reduced Benton Street TO Hebel Place Road Repair (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 22, 2016
 
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced Morgan Avenue TO Jansen Avenue Road Repair (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 22, 2016
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced St. Leger Street TO Ellen Street Road Repair (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 24, 2016
 
Trussler Road - Lane Reduced Yellow Birch Drive TO Rickert Way Road Repair (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 24, 2016
 
DUKE ST W COLLEGE ST (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jun 25, 2016
 
JUBILEE DR DAVID ST TO HEINS AVE Special Event
Tentative: Jun 26, 2016
 
OTTO ST QUEEN ST N TO FREDERICK ST Special Event
Tentative: Jun 26, 2016
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Hoffman Street TO Pattandon Avenue Other (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 28, 2016
 
WILHELM ST AHRENS ST W TO MARGARET AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jun 30, 2016
 
GUELPH ST ELLIS AVE TO MARGARET AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jun 30, 2016
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced International Place TO Sparling Drive Other (REGION)
Tentative: Jun 30, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Victoria Street TO Ottawa Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Jul 1, 2016
 
YOUNG ST DUKE ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 6, 2016
 
GLEN RD SPADINA RD E TO PLEASANT AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jul 8, 2016
 
Benton Street - Lane Reduced Courtland Avenue TO St George Street Other (REGION)
Tentative: Jul 8, 2016
 
QUEEN ST S CHARLES ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 15, 2016
 
DUKE ST E QUEEN ST N (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 15, 2016
 
SHELLEY DR HILLMOUNT ST TO COURTLAND AVE E ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 18, 2016
FOLLOW HILLMOUNT ST TO COURTLAND AVE
Courtland Avenue - Partially Closed Block Line Road TO Manitou Drive ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Jul 19, 2016
Eastbound Detour via: Block Line Road/Homer Watson Boulevard/Manitou Drive/Wabanaki Drive/Wilson Avenue
Francis Street King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Aug 22, 2016
 
KING ST W FRANCIS ST N TO VICTORIA ST N ION Construction Work
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
WOODLAND AVE RUSSEL ST TO MILL ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
RUSSEL ST SPADINA RD E TO STIRLING AVE S Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
BREITHAUPT ST ST LEGER ST TO LANCASTER ST W Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
MAJOR ST WELLINGTON ST N TO BREITHAUPT ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
LAKESIDE DR VISTA CRES (Intersection) Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 9, 2016
 
CHERRY ST STRANGE ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
Ottawa Street Mill Street (Intersection) ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
Detour via: Homer Watston Boulevard/Hoffman Street/Highland Road/Stirling Avenue/King Street
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced Ottawa Street TO Bleams Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
Victoria Street Charles Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 1, 2016
Detour via: Joseph Street/Water Street/Weber Street
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced River Road TO Lackner Boulevard Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 20, 2016
 
CRESCENT ST DANE ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
DANE ST KING ST E TO BORDEN AVE N Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
DUMFRIES AVE STIRLING AVE N TO KRUG ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 31, 2016
 
HAYWARD AVE HANSON AVE TO COURTLAND AVE E ION Construction Work
Tentative: Nov 7, 2016
LENNOX LEWIS WAY TO BLOCK LINE RD
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Homer Watson Boulevard TO Bleams Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Nov 17, 2016
 
King Street Union Street TO Victoria Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 8, 2016
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
Duke Street Victoria Street TO Queen Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 16, 2016
 
OTTAWA ST S CHARLES ST E TO COURTLAND AVE E ION Construction Work
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
King St to Borden Ave to Courtland Ave
OTTAWA ST S COURTLAND AVE E TO MILL ST ION Construction Work
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
Mill St to Stirling Ave
WATERLOO ST BREITHAUPT ST TO VICTORIA ST N Other
Tentative: Dec 31, 2017
 
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
Borden Avenue - Lane Reduced Nyberg Street TO Dundas Avenue Other (REGION)
Start:  Jun 22, 2016
Duration: Between 4 a.m. and 7 a.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced Wilson Avenue TO Fairview Mall Entrance Road Resurfacing (REGION)
Start:  Jun 22, 2016
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced Manitou Drive TO Wilson Avenue Road Repair (REGION)
Start:  Jun 23, 2016
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Bridge Street - Lane Reduced Lancaster Street TO Carisbrook Drive Other (REGION)
Start:  Jun 24, 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.
 
HALLS LANE W ONTARIO ST S TO QUEEN ST S Other
Start:  Jun 26, 2016
Duration: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m
 
HEATHER AVE BRUCE ST TO BECKER ST Sewer Work
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
PANDORA AVE N EAST AVE TO MELROSE AVE Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 3+ month closure
 
FORESTWOOD DR FOREST GLEN CRES TO MCGARRY DR Water Repair
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
FOREST GLEN CRES FORESTWOOD DR (Intersection) Water Repair
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
ARNOLD ST GUELPH ST TO LEONARD ST Sewer Work
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
STONYBROOK DR VILLAGE RD TO WESTMOUNT RD E Water Repair
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
SOUTHWOOD DR DEVONGLEN DR TO SOUTHWOOD DR Water Repair
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
FRANKLIN ST S KINGSWAY DR TO CONNAUGHT ST Sewer Work
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
WILLIAMSBURG RD OTTAWA ST S TO PINEDALE DR Water Repair
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
SANDSPRINGS CRES SOUTHWOOD DR TO DEVONGLEN DR Water Repair
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
DEVONGLEN DR SOUTHWOOD DR (Intersection) Water Repair
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
CLAREMONT AVE WESTMOUNT RD W TO DUNBAR RD Manhole Work
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
WILKINS DR WILLIAMSBURG RD (Intersection) Water Repair
Start:  Jun 28, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
HEBEL PL COURTLAND AVE E TO ST GEORGE ST Sewer Work
Start:  Jun 29, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
FOLKSTONE PL FOLKSTONE CRES TO END Sewer Work
Start:  Jun 29, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
MORGAN AVE SOUTHILL DR TO PEPPERWOOD CRES Water Repair
Start:  Jun 29, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
BRUNSWICK AVE GUELPH ST TO BLUCHER ST Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jun 30, 2016
Duration: 2+ Month Closure
 
ABERDEEN RD GLASGOW ST TO CLAREMONT AVE Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jul 4, 2016
Duration: 4 month closure
 
MARINA RD GLASGOW ST TO END Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jul 4, 2016
Duration: 4 month closure
 
DUCHESS AVE MARINA RD TO DUNBAR RD Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jul 4, 2016
Duration: 4 month closure
 
SIMEON ST KRUG ST TO BRUBACHER ST Special Event
Start:  Jul 16, 2016
Duration: 12 noon to 8:00 p.m.
 
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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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