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
NEW ROAD CLOSURE
EXISTING ROAD CLOSURE
Duke Street Ontario Street TO Queen Street Utility Work
Tentative: Feb 5, 2016
 
Weber Street - Lane Reduced Fergus Avenue TO Kinzie Avenue Utility Work
Tentative: Feb 18, 2016
 
Ottawa Street - Lane Reduced Alpine Road TO McLennan Park Other
Tentative: Apr 30, 2016
 
Manitou Drive - Lane Reduced Bleams Road TO Homer Watson Boulevard Other
Tentative: Apr 30, 2016
 
FURNESS DR KELLY DR TO EAGEN DR Road Resurfacing
Tentative: May 25, 2016
 
DUKE ST W WATER ST N (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: May 25, 2016
 
INGLESIDE PL INGLESIDE DR TO END Road Resurfacing
Tentative: May 27, 2016
 
COURTLAND AVE E OTTAWA ST S (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: May 27, 2016
Mill St to Stirling Ave
FRANKLIN ST S - Lane Reduced WEBER ST E TO KINGSWAY DR Bridge Work
Tentative: May 27, 2016
 
GOUDIES LANE QUEEN ST N TO ONTARIO ST N Other
Tentative: May 31, 2016
 
DUKE ST W COLLEGE ST (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jun 3, 2016
 
QUEEN ST S CHARLES ST W (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jun 10, 2016
 
DUKE ST E QUEEN ST N (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jun 17, 2016
 
GLENDALE RD EAST AVE TO MELROSE AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jun 24, 2016
 
GLENDALE RD EAST AVE TO MERNER AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jun 24, 2016
 
FAIRFIELD AVE RIDGEWOOD AVE TO EDWIN ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jun 24, 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
 
Charles Street Benton Street TO Ottawa Street ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 1, 2016
Detour via: Benton Street/Weber Street/Ottawa Street
GLEN RD SPADINA RD E TO PLEASANT AVE Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Jul 8, 2016
 
SHELLEY DR HILLMOUNT ST TO COURTLAND AVE E ION Construction Work
Tentative: Jul 18, 2016
FOLLOW HILLMOUNT ST TO COURTLAND AVE
FRANCIS ST N DUKE ST W TO KING ST W ION Construction Work
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
KING ST W FRANCIS ST N TO VICTORIA ST N ION Construction Work
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
FRANCIS ST N KING ST W (Intersection) 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
 
MAJOR ST WELLINGTON ST N TO BREITHAUPT ST Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
 
King Street Union Street TO Victoria Street ION Construction Work
Tentative: Aug 31, 2016
Detour via: Union Street, Weber Street, Victoria Street
LAKESIDE DR VISTA CRES (Intersection) Road Reconstruction
Tentative: Sep 9, 2016
 
COURTLAND AVE E BLOCK LINE RD TO MANITOU DR ION Construction Work
Tentative: Sep 30, 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
King Street Victoria Street TO Breithaupt Street ION Construction Work
Tentative: Dec 8, 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
Courtland Avenue - Partially Closed Block Line Road TO Manitou Drive ION Construction Work
Start:  Jan 19, 2016
Duration: Detail change. Eastbound closure on Courtland Avenue starting at 7 a.m. on Tues. Jan. 19 for approximately 6 months. Local access to businesses and residences along Courtland Avenue will be maintained in the westbound direction. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained around the work zone.
Eastbound Detour via: Block Line Road/Homer Watson Boulevard/Bleams Road/Manitou Drive
Bridge Street - Lane Reduced Bridle Trail TO Woolwich Street Other
Start:  Jan 21, 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.
 
BLACKWELL DR HIGH ACRES CRES (Intersection) Water Repair
Start:  May 24, 2016
Duration: 1 day
 
LANARK CRES LANARK CRT TO CLAYCROFT CRES Water Repair
Start:  May 24, 2016
Duration: 1 day
 
WELLINGTON ST N - Lane Reduced RIVERBEND DR TO PATRICK ST Road Repair
Start:  May 24, 2016
Duration: 1 week duration
 
CLAYCROFT CRES SPRUCEDALE CRES TO BLACKWELL DR Water Repair
Start:  May 24, 2016
Duration: 1 day
 
OVERLEA DR CECILE DR TO RALGREEN CRES Water Repair
Start:  May 25, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
BONNYLYN DR EAGEN DR TO KELLY DR Water Repair
Start:  May 25, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
KELLY DR FURNESS DR TO QUEENS BLVD Water Repair
Start:  May 25, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
MOOREGATE CRES HAZELGLEN DR (Intersection) Other
Start:  May 25, 2016
Duration: 7:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. approx
 
BONFAIR CRT QUEENS BLVD TO END Water Repair
Start:  May 26, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
OVERLEA DR QUEENS BLVD TO OVERLEA CRES Water Repair
Start:  May 26, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
CARSON DR LORRAINE AVE TO STRATHCONA CRES Water Repair
Start:  May 27, 2016
Duration: 1 DAY CLOSURE
 
BINGEMANS CENTRE DR - Lane Reduced SHIRLEY DR TO BINGEMANS CENTRE DR Special Event
Start:  May 28, 2016
Duration: 6:00 a..m. to 1:00 p.m.
 
SHIRLEY DR VICTORIA ST N TO BINGEMANS CENTRE DR Special Event
Start:  May 28, 2016
Duration: 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
 
KING ST W WATER ST N TO GAUKEL ST Special Event
Start:  May 29, 2016
Duration: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 
MILL ST OTTAWA ST S (Intersection) ION Construction Work
Start:  May 30, 2016
Duration: 2 week closure
 
PANDORA AVE N EAST AVE TO MELROSE AVE Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jun 27, 2016
Duration: 3+ month closure
 
BRUNSWICK AVE GUELPH ST TO BLUCHER ST Road Reconstruction
Start:  Jun 30, 2016
Duration: 2+ Month Closure
 
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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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