Road Work

In construction zones, reduce your speed while driving, stay alert, and watch for workers. 

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Posted On Monday, January 17, 2022

Woodcrest bridgeWoodcrest Road Bridge, south of John Street Road, is closed until further notice. The closure is taking place due to increased deterioration that was noted recently. The deterioration is considered to be significantly worse compared to the 2020 bi-annual inspection of the bridge. 
A detour route is available at Goods Road, off of Belrose Road.
The City will be inspecting the bridge to ensure that it is safe for use. Structural calculations will be conducted in order...

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Posted On Tuesday, December 07, 2021

Sized Winter ParkingCalendar parking restrictions for residential streets and priority route restrictions will take effect Tuesday, Dec. 7.
The City of Thunder Bay implements calendar parking and priority route restrictions during the winter months to allow for snow plows to clear local streets more effectively.
Calendar parking ensures that when the plow arrives, at least one side of the street is clear of parked cars and the plow can clear one side per day.
Priority route restrictions...

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Posted On Tuesday, December 07, 2021

roads - drive safe in winter FB imageThe City’s Roads Section is working hard to manage the winter control conditions. All resources are currently cleaning up from the winter event that took place on Sunday.
Residents are asked to help us work efficiently:
Be careful! Stay back when following a plow or sander. Give these large pieces of equipment
extra room to maneuver. Do not pass. Turning a plow in an intersection often means the driver must back up while making the turn.
Be patient....

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Posted On Monday, November 29, 2021

Cropped Road Work SignHarbour Expressway, between Fort William Road and Memorial Avenue, is currently closed to all eastbound traffic, including turning lanes, due to a water main break.
The water main break is at the intersection of the Harbour Expressway and Fort William Road.
Motorists are asked to plan an alternative route, to drive with caution, and obey all signage in the area of the road closure.
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Contact:        Adam Tempelman, Operations...

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Posted On Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Road Closed Sign2Red River Road is currently closed to traffic between Rockwood Avenue (North and South) and Hodge Street, due to a required water main service repair. There will be no through traffic travelling in either direction until further notice. 
Motorists are asked to use Rockwood Avenue North, Rockwood Avenue South and Hodge Street for detouring.
Those travelling near the construction area are asked to drive with caution and obey all posted signage in the area of the road...

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