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Reconstruction of Balmoral Street Continues Starting Tomorrow

Posted on Tuesday, June 07, 2022 01:27 PM

The continuation of the Balmoral Street reconstruction begins tomorrow, starting with the section between Alloy Drive and Central Avenue, which will be closed to traffic in both directions. Detour routes will be posted to route drivers around the area of construction.

During the 2022 construction season, work will take place on Balmoral Street between Alloy Drive and Beverley Street. Work is expected to be completed by the end of October.

Work includes the filling in of ditches and installation of...

Section of James Street to Close Starting May 18

Posted on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 09:37 AM

James Street South, between Victoria Avenue and Donald Street, will be closed in both directions for storm sewer work, watermain work, the addition of bike lanes, and road resurfacing. Construction starts tomorrow, Wednesday, May 18. Sidewalks will remain open during construction

Construction is expected to take approximately eight weeks up to complete.

Drivers are asked to take alternate routes, use extra caution, and obey all posted signage when travelling near the construction area.

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City of Thunder Bay Continuing to Respond to Flooding Situation

Posted on Friday, May 13, 2022 04:42 PM

May 13, 2022 – The City of Thunder Bay continues to address the flooding situation across the city.

Sections of the following roads are closed due to the flooding situation: Mapleward Road, Little Kline Road, Gus Wouri Road, Loch Lomond Road and Riverdale Road. Access to homes in these areas may be impacted. Those unable to access their homes will be required to seek alternate accommodations. Those currently in their homes in these areas should stay in their homes if possible. In case of emergency,...

Section of Red River Road to Close Sunday in Both Directions

Posted on Friday, May 13, 2022 01:37 PM

May 13, 2022 – Due to a necessary service repair, Red River Road between Rockwood Avenue and Hodge Street, will be completely closed in both directions starting on Sunday, May 15, at 8 am.

Repairs are expected to be completed by the end of the day.

Drivers are asked to plan an alternate route, drive with caution, and obey all signage in the area of the road closure.


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Contact:       Adam Tempelman,...

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Collapsed Culvert Closes Section of Strathcona Avenue

Posted on Friday, May 06, 2022 04:01 PM

May 6, 2022 – Strathcona Avenue is closed west of Bear Point Road, between Hodder Avenue and Spruce River Road, due to a collapsed culvert.

There is no timeline as to when repairs will be completed.

Drivers are asked to take an alternative route, drive with caution, and obey all signage in the area of the road closure. 

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Contact:       Ian Spoljarich, Acting Manager – Roads, 684-2408