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
Fairway Road - Lane Reduced River Road TO North Hill Place Road Resurfacing (REGION)
 
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Bleams Road TO Fairway Road Road Repair (REGION)
 
ROSSFORD CRES MARKWOOD DR (Intersection) Sewer Work
 
VANIER DR KIPLING AVE TO WALTON AVE Road Repair
 
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
BLUE LACE CRES MOUNTAIN LAUREL CRES (Intersection) Sewer Work
Date:2016-Aug-31 to 2016-Aug-31
Duration: 1 day closure
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
ABERDEEN RD GLASGOW ST TO CLAREMONT AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Nov 4, 2016
 
BREITHAUPT ST ST LEGER ST TO LANCASTER ST W Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
BRUNSWICK AVE GUELPH ST TO BLUCHER ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 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 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
 
Duke Street Victoria Street TO Queen Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 16, 2016
 
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced Bleams Road TO Huron Road Concrete Replacement (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 7, 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 King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 8, 2016
Detour via: Courtland Avenue/Queen Street/Weber Street
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 ST W FRANCIS ST N TO VICTORIA ST N ION Construction Work
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
King Street Union Street TO Victoria Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 8, 2016
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
LAKESIDE DR VISTA CRES (Intersection) Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 9, 2016
 
MAJOR ST WELLINGTON ST N TO BREITHAUPT ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 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
 
New Dundee Road - Lane Reduced Dodge Drive TO Reidel Drive/Cameron Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 16, 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 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
 
PLEASANT AVE PERTH RD TO BINSCARTH RD Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Oct 24, 2016
 
RUSSEL ST SPADINA RD E TO STIRLING AVE S Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
Victoria Street Charles Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 1, 2016
Detour via: Joseph Street/Water Street/Weber Street
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Lawrenece 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 S KING ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Sep 30, 2016
 
WOODLAND AVE RUSSEL ST TO MILL ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
Westmount Road - Lane Reduced Claremont Avenue TO Overlea Drive Engineering Study (REGION)
Tentative: Oct 7, 2016
 
Wilson Avenue Kingsway Drive TO Fairway Road ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Sep 7, 2016
Detour via: Weber Street/Franklin Street/Kingsway Drive
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
BRECKENRIDGE DR OTTAWA ST N (Intersection) Road Reconstruction
Start:  Sep 2, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
BUSH CLOVER CRES ACTIVA AVE TO HACKBERRY ST Special Event
Start:  Sep 5, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
DURHAM ST DOON VALLEY DR TO END Special Event
Start:  Sep 20, 2016
Duration: 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
 
Fischer-Hallman Road - Lane Reduced McGarry Drive TO Greenbrook Drive Utility Work (REGION)
Start:  Sep 1, 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.
 
GLOUCESTER CRT STANMORE AVE (Intersection) Special Event
Start:  Sep 3, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
HEIMAN ST HIGHLAND RD E TO HUGO CRES Sewer Work
Start:  Sep 1, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
King Street - Lane Reduced Kingsbury Drive TO Kinzie Avenue Other (REGION)
Start:  Sep 27, 2016
Duration: Between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
 
LYDIA ST FREDERICK ST TO BINGEMAN ST Special Event
Start:  Sep 10, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
OLD CHICOPEE DR HOLBORN DR TO OTTAWA ST N Road Reconstruction
Start:  Sep 1, 2016
Duration: 1 day closure
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced River Road TO Highway 7/8 Ramp Other (REGION)
Start:  Sep 5, 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 Ottawa Street TO Onward Avenue Other (REGION)
Start:  Sep 28, 2016
Duration: Between 9 p.m. and 3 a.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. 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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