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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Current closures
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ROAD CLOSURES

STREET NAME

FROM/TO

REASON/DURATION

ROAD OPENING
Courtland Avenue - Lane Reduced Manitou Drive TO Balzer Road ION Construction Work (REGION)
 
LOUISA ST MOORE AVE TO KING ST W Other
 
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
Ottawa Street Charles Street TO Nyberg Street Road Construction (REGION)
Date:2017-Apr-03 to 2017-Apr-08
Duration: Closed to through traffic. Open to businesses and residences. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Contact: ION - 1-844-625-1010 - connect@rideion.ca
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
Borden Avenue - Lane Reduced Charles Street TO Grenville Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Charles Street - Lane Reduced Victoria Street TO Ottawa Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Courtland Avenue - Lane Reduced Hayward Avenue TO Manitou Drive ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Duke Street - Lane Reduced Francis Street TO Frederick Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Duke Street Queen Street TO Ontario Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: May 26, 2017
 
Francis Street - Lane Reduced Duke Street TO King Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Frederick Street - Lane Reduced Duke Street TO Charles Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Frederick Street - Partially Closed King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Mar 25, 2017
Eastbound Detour Via: King Street, Queen Street, Duke Street
Hayward Avenue - Lane Reduced Hanson Avenue TO Courtland Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 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 Union Street TO Francis Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 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 Charles Street TO Mill Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 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 Duke Street TO Charles Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
WATERLOO ST BREITHAUPT ST TO VICTORIA ST N Other
Tentative: Dec 31, 2017
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Broadview Avenue TO Fergus Avenue Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Mar 27, 2017
 
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
Charles Street Borden Avenue TO Ottawa Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Start:  Mar 27, 2017
Duration: Closed to through traffic. Open to businesses and residences. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
Charles Street - Lane Reduced Cedar Street TO Madison Avenue Tree Removal (REGION)
Start:  Mar 31, 2017
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Expect delays. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
LOUISA ST MOORE AVE TO KING ST W Other
Start:  Mar 27, 2017
Duration: access via Moore Ave only
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Bruce Street TO Edna Street Utility Work (REGION)
Start:  Mar 27, 2017
Duration: 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.
 
Westmount Road - Lane Reduced Laurentian Drive TO Ottawa Street Other (REGION)
Start:  Mar 24, 2017
Duration: Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. 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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