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Posted On Thursday, December 17, 2020

The Calendar parking restrictions for residential streets begin this Friday, Dec. 18.
The City of Thunder Bay institutes calendar parking during the winter months to allow plows to clear local streets more efficiently and effectively. Calendar parking ensures that when the plow arrives, at least one side of the street is clear of parked cars, allowing the plow to clear one side per day.
Some streets may have additional restrictions posted. Please follow the postings and...

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Posted On Thursday, November 26, 2020

In 2020, the City of Thunder Bay invested $18 million on road and sidewalk rehabilitation, residential paving, sanitary and storm sewers, watermain repair/replacement, bridge and culvert work, and streetlight renewal.
“In this challenging year, we would like to express special thanks to residents for their patience during the road work season and its related road closures, detours and delays,” said Kayla Dixon, Director – Engineering & Operations. “We...

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Posted On Monday, November 23, 2020

The City is currently assessing a water main break on Victoria Avenue West that is resulting in disruptions to traffic. 
To facilitate repairs, Victoria Avenue West will be closed in both directions between Edward Street and Leland Avenue North tomorrow, Nov. 24, from approximately 9 am to 4 pm. 
Motorists are asked to plan alternate routes during the repair and to use extra caution if travelling near the construction area. 
Residents in the area may...

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Posted On Monday, November 16, 2020

On Tuesday, Nov. 17, three new pedestrian crossovers open in the city at these locations:
- Pioneer Drive and Wyndale Street - Court Street and McVicar Street - Neebing Avenue and Mary Street
Crossovers make it safe, easy and convenient for people to cross the street. Motorists and cyclists must stop when the crossover lights are flashing and only continue once the pedestrian has safely crossed the road. 
“We are pleased to have completed four pedestrian...

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Posted On Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Fairview Avenue, between Arthur Street and Sandpiper Drive, will be closed on Oct. 7 from 9 am to 3 pm, and Oct. 8 from 9 am to 12 pm, to facilitate railway work. There will be access for local traffic only.
A detour will be set up to direct motorists to use 20 th Side Road and Trotter Road. Motorists are asked to obey posted signage and drive with caution.
           
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