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
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
Frederick Street - Lane Reduced Weber Street TO Spetz Street Utility Work (REGION)
Date:2016-Dec-09 to 2016-Dec-09
Duration: DATE CHANGE - Between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Contact: Kelly Eitel - 519-575-4757 ext 3754
 
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
Bruce Street - Lane Reduced Frederick Street TO Victoria Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Benton Street TO Borden Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 23, 2016
 
Charles Street Ottawa Street TO Sydney Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 21, 2016
 
Charles Street - Partially Closed Stirling Avenue TO Borden Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 23, 2016
 
Courtland Avenue - Lane Reduced Cedar Street TO Peter Street Site Servicing (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 21, 2016
 
Duke Street Victoria Street TO Queen Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 16, 2016
 
Edna Street - Lane Reduced Frederick Street TO Victoria Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
 
Frederick Street King Street TO Duke Street ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Jan 1, 2017
Detour via: Courtland Avenue/Queen Street/Weber Street
Hayward Avenue Hanson Avenue TO Courtland Avenue ION Construction Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
Detour via: Lennox Lewis Way/Block Line Road
King Street - Lane Reduced Highway 7/8 TO Cressman Drive Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Jan 31, 2017
 
King Street - Lane Reduced Stonegate Drive TO Riverbank Drive Other (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 9, 2016
 
King Street - Lane Reduced Tu Lane Street TO Gateway Park Drive Other (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 16, 2016
 
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Homer Watson Boulevard TO Bleams Road Road Reconstruction (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 17, 2016
 
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 International Place TO Trussler Road Other (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 24, 2016
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced McKenzie Avenue TO Rosedale Avenue Other (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 12, 2016
 
STAUFFER DR CARYNDALE DR TO SOUTH CREEK DR Other
Tentative: Apr 30, 2017
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced River Road TO Edna Street Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 31, 2016
 
WATERLOO ST BREITHAUPT ST TO VICTORIA ST N Other
Tentative: Dec 31, 2017
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Cedar Street TO Pandora Avenue Utility Work (REGION)
Tentative: Dec 15, 2016
 
UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURE
GOUDIES LANE - Local Access Only FREDERICK ST TO QUEEN ST N Other
Start:  Jan 21, 2017
Duration: 1 day closure
 
Victoria Street - Lane Reduced Edna Street TO Bruce Street Road Repair (REGION)
Start:  Dec 12, 2016
Duration: Between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained. Expect delays. 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.
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Young Street TO Ontario Street Utility Work (REGION)
Start:  Dec 16, 2016
Duration: Between 10 p.m. and 6 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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