Road Work

Road construction projects in the City of Thunder Bay can lead to road closures, detours and delays. View the 2019 Construction Map, and find out more about the city's Main Street Bridge work. In construction zones, reduce your speed while driving, stay alert, and watch for workers. 

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Posted On Tuesday, August 13, 2019

vic and lillie 2Starting tomorrow, Wednesday, August 14, Victoria Avenue, between Edward Street and Lillie Street, will be resurfaced. Work will include removing the existing asphalt surface and re-paving with two new lifts of asphalt. As part of this work, a new multi-use trail will be constructed along Ford Street, between Rankin Street and Walnut Street, and a new pedestrian crossover installed at the Victoria Ave / Ford Street intersection.  In addition, the work will also include the...
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Posted On Tuesday, August 06, 2019

The City of Thunder Bay is investing $30 million in 2019 on road and sidewalk rehabilitation, residential paving, sanitary and storm sewers, watermain repair/replacement, bridge and culvert work, and streetlight renewal.
Road work can result in road closures, detours and delays for drivers, but the inconvenience ultimately results in improved infrastructure. All residents are reminded to reduce their speed, be alert, watch for workers and drive with extra care in construction...

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Posted On Thursday, July 25, 2019

Road WorkThe City of Thunder Bay is investing $30 million in 2019 on road and sidewalk rehabilitation, residential paving, sanitary and storm sewers, watermain repair/replacement, bridge and culvert work and streetlight renewal.
Roadwork can result in road closures, detours and delays for drivers, but the inconvenience ultimately results in improved infrastructure. All residents are reminded to reduce their speed, be alert, watch for workers and drive with extra care in construction...

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Posted On Thursday, July 04, 2019

The intersection of Simpson Street at Bethune Street, which was closed to through traffic due to a water main break, has now been reopened. Traffic flow has returned to normal in the affected area.- 30 -Contact: Marc Leschuk – Maintenance Supervisor, 630-4916
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Posted On Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Simpson Street Water Main RepairsThe intersection of Simpson Street at Bethune Street is closed to through traffic due to a water main break now being assessed by City crews. Simpson Street is closed to traffic at Cummings Street and Cameron Street, and Bethune Street is also closed at Hardisty Street.
As repair work continues, motorists are advised to expect slowdowns and to be diverted around the affected area.
  
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Contact:        Marc Leschuk...

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