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Repairs to Water Distribution System Closes Section of Frederica St.

Posted on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 04:29 PM

The City of Thunder Bay is currently completing repairs to the city’s water distribution system on Frederica St. between James Street and Euclid Avenue resulting in a temporary road closure.

It is estimated the road will be reopened by 6pm tonight.

Ongoing operations may impact traffic flows and necessitate additional road closure in the next 48 hours as city staff continue to restore full water service to all addresses effected.   

Motorists are asked to plan an alternative route, to drive...

Orange roadsign with text: ROAD WORK AHEAD

Resurfacing Work to Begin on Section of Arthur Street West

Posted on Tuesday, August 09, 2022 01:47 PM

Resurfacing work is scheduled to begin Wednesday, Aug. 10 on a section of Arthur Street West between Vanguard Avenue and Parkdale Boulevard. The work will take approximately two days to complete.

The roadway will be reduced to one lane to accommodate the resurfacing work. Flag personnel will direct alternating traffic.

Motorists are asked to proceed with caution through the road work area.


Contact: Matthew Miedema, Project Engineer, 625-3050 

Sign with red road closed symbol and text: ROAD CLOSED

Section of James Street North to be Closed Aug. 9

Posted on Monday, August 08, 2022 02:43 PM

A section of James Street North between Conestoga Street and Edward Street North will be closed tomorrow, Aug. 9, at 5 am to facilitate a water service repair. The work is expected to be complete by the end of the day.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution in the area of the street closure.



Contact: David Briand, Operations & Maintenance Supervisor, 474-4819

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Balmoral Street & Central Avenue Intersection to Close

Posted on Tuesday, August 02, 2022 12:19 PM

To allow for work on water infrastructure and traffic lights, the intersection of Balmoral Street and Central Avenue will be closed to all traffic on Wednesday, Aug. 3 and Thursday, Aug. 4.

Traffic on Balmoral Street will be diverted to Central Avenue via Tungsten Street during the closure.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution in the area of the construction.



Contact: Mike Vogrig, Project Engineer, 625-4321

Section of Arthur Street to Close at James Street Intersection

Posted on Friday, July 15, 2022 11:20 AM

Arthur Street will be closed to all westbound traffic at the James Street intersection starting on Monday, July 18, to allow for storm sewer work. Repairs are expected to be completed by the end of the week.

Eastbound traffic will be allowed. Drivers heading west will be detoured around the construction area.

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