Anderson Road Closure

Please be advised a section of Anderson Branch Road, east of Garrow Road intersection, as indicated on the map below, will be closed for culvert construction on Tuesday August 1, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Motorists travelling to Garrow Road and west of Garrow Road are advised to use Redditt Road and Carlton Road as alternative travel routes.

The City thanks motorists for their cooperation during the construction.

Anderson Road Closure at Garrow Road

Gould Road Closure

Please be advised a section of Gould Road between Railway Street and Herbacz Road will be closed July 25 and 26, 2017 for a culvert repair.  Residents are advised to use Homestake Road and Transmitter Road as alternative routes during construction.

The City thanks motorists for their cooperation as the repair work is carried out.

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Canada Day Weekend What’s Open

Happy Canada Day!

What’s OPEN on July 1st

Lake of the Woods Museum 10 am – 5 pm *free admission on July 1st
Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre 9 am – 5 pm
Whitecap Pavilion and Harbourfront – Canada Day activities all day

Closed July 1st
Transfer Station
Kenora Recreation Centre
Kenora and Keewatin Public Libraries

OPEN July 2nd
Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre 9 am – 6 pm
Harbourfront Pavilion 10:30 am – 6:30 pm
Kenora Recreation Centre 8 am – 9 pm
Lake of the Woods Museum 10 am – 5 pm
Transfer Station 8:30 am – 4 pm *scale closes at 3:45 pm

Closed July 3rd
Kenora and Keewatin Public Libraries
Lake of the Woods Museum
City Hall – including Provincial Offences Services
Operations Building – including Planning, Building, and Cemetery Office

*No curbside or ICI pick up on July 3 and Coney Island recycle and waste pick up is July 4.

For after hours troubles, call 467-2080

Norman Drive Road Construction June 26 – July 17, 2017

Please be advised the west portion of Norman Drive will be under construction beginning June 26 until July 17, 2017. During this time sections of this area of Norman Drive will be reduced to a single lane and flag personnel will be on site to direct traffic. Delays will occur and motorists should consider alternative travel routes whenever possible.

The City thanks the public for their cooperation and patience during this infrastructure improvement project.

Norman Drive area of construction

Lakeview Drive Asphalt Crack Sealing Schedule

Please be advised Northern Crack Sealers will be sealing cracks in the asphalt along Lakeview Drive which may cause traffic delays. The works will take place beginning June 15 until June 18 between the hours of 5 am to 8 am and 6 pm and 9 pm as per the following schedule:

Hospital Entrance & Hospital Bridge (Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge) Area
Thursday June 15
5 – 8 am and 6 – 9 pm

Husky Bridge (Winnipeg River West Branch Bridge) Area
Friday June 16
5 – 8 am and 6 – 9 pm

Cameron Bay Bridge Area
Saturday June 17
5 – 8 am and 6 – 9 pm

Keewatin Channel Bridge Area
Sunday June 18
5 – 8 am and 6 – 9 pm

The above schedule may change depending on weather as crack sealing  cannot be performed in wet or raining conditions.

The City thanks the public for their patience as this work is completed.

Wharf Street Changes

Please be advised Wharf Street in Keewatin has changed to be a ONE WAY street. Traffic now travels in the westbound direction only. There are signs in place to notify drivers of the ONE WAY, single lane street. Parking along Wharf Street has also changed and signage is in place to indicate areas of no parking or limited parking.

Wharf Street Changes

KRC Pool Summer Closure

Please be advised the Kenora Recreation Centre will be closing its POOL on June 30, 2017 to accommodate upgrades to the pool deck and to complete annual maintenance.

The POOL will reopen on September 5, 2017 and we look forward to welcoming you back then.

We thank you for your understanding and support, as we continue to ensure that our facilities are maintained to the high standards our customers have come to expect.

Questions regarding the pool closure can be directed to Casey Pyykka, Acting Recreation Services Division Lead, at 807-467-2987 or cpyykka@kenora.ca 

Fourth Street North and Main Street North Closure Extended

Please be advised that the roadway between 100 block of Fourth Street North and 400 block Main Street North will be closed once again Thursday May 4th from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. to complete the demolition/construction work. Motorists are advised to continue using alternate routes.  Local traffic will be allowed through the area however delays can be expected.

The City thanks motorists for their patience during this project.

Fourth Street North and Main Street North Road Closure

Please be advised that the roadway between 100 block of Fourth Street North and 400 block of Main Street North will be closed Wednesday May 3rd from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. for road side demolition/construction work. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. Local traffic will be allowed through the area however delays can be expected.

The City thanks motorists for their patience during this road construction.

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Kenora Hydro Restores Power

Kenora Hydro completed the repairs necessary to restore power to all Keewatin and Norman customers as of 12 noon today.    Thank you for your patience during this outage.