East Melick Road Traffic Delays Starting July 23, 2018

Please be advised construction work related to surface treatment on East Melick Road will begin the week of July 23, 2018.

During the construction period, some sections of East Melick Road will be reduced to one lane. There may also be occasions when it is necessary to close the road to all traffic for short periods. In which case, motorists will be informed one day in advance of this complete closure.

Motorists are advised to use alternate travel routes if possible.

The City extends thanks to local motorists for their patience during this project.

Norlen Bridge Traffic Delays July 19, 2018 CANCELLED

UPDATE  July 17, 2018
This traffic delay notice has been cancelled.  Traffic will flow as usual on July 19 and the work will be done when the bridge is closed starting July 23.

 

Please be advised there will be traffic delays at the Norlen Bridge on Anderson Road on Thursday July 19, 2018. Motorists will be delayed up to 15 minutes on July 19 starting at 9 a.m. to accommodate replacement of the bearings on the bridge.

The City extends thanks to the public for their patience during this infrastructure project.

Municipal Road Works Begins July 9, 2018

Please be advised municipal road works are scheduled to begin on Monday, July 9, 2018. The first locations to be impacted will be Anne Crescent, Kirkpatrick Avenue, and Peter Avenue, with works on these streets expected to be completed by the end of July.

The City extends thanks to the public for their cooperation and patience during the construction season.

Norlen Bridge Temporary Closure July 23 – September 6, 2018

Please be advised the Norlen Bridge on Anderson Road will be temporarily closed to all traffic beginning Monday, July 23, 2018 until Thursday, September 6, 2018. This closure is necessary to accommodate repairs to the deck surface. Motorists are advised to use Carlton Road as a detour route.

The City extends thanks to the public for their patience during this infrastructure project.

KRC Main Entrance Temporary Closure July 2018

Please be advised beginning Tuesday, July 3, 2018, the main entrance at Kenora Recreation Centre will be temporarily closed to the public. This closure is necessary to replace the flooring in the front lobby area.

Barricades and signs placed at the main entrance will direct our customers to temporary entrances. The general public may enter the facility at the east of the building across from the ball field. Those who require an accessible entrance may use the entry on the north side across from the basketball courts/skate park.

The renovation project is expected to be completed by the end of July.

We thank the public in advance for their patience during this facility improvement project.

Traffic Reduced to One Lane Darlington Bay Bridge

Please be advised beginning Tuesday, July 3, 2018 traffic will be reduced to one lane on Darlington Bay Bridge and will last until Friday, September 7, 2018. Traffic flow will be controlled with traffic signal lights. This lane reduction is to accommodate replacement of the barrier walls of the bridge.

The City extends thanks to the public for their patience during this infrastructure project.

E-billing Service Interruption

Notice to Customers on E-billing Service

Kenora Hydro has received a number of calls from customers who have not received their most recent utility bill notice by e-mail.   The service provider is actively working on a solution at this time.   If you have not received an e-bill notice recently and should have, please login to the portal and check the most recent billing information, or call 807-467-2000 for assistance.  We understand this is very inconvenient and frustrating, we are doing our best to help to resolve this as soon as possible.

 

Canada Day 2018 – What’s Open, Closed

Happy Canada Day!

What’s OPEN on July 1st
Lake of the Woods Museum 10 am – 5 pm *free admission on Canada Day!
Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre 8 am – 6 pm
Whitecap Pavilion and Harbourfront – Canada Day activities all day

Closed July 1st
Transfer Station
Kenora Recreation Centre and Keewatin Memorial Arena
Kenora Public Library
*Keewatin is closed on June 30 in lieu of the holiday
Including all other offices and facilities that are normally closed on Sundays

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
Keewatin Memorial Arena
Lake of the Woods Museum 10 am – 5 pm
Transfer Station 8:30 am – 4 pm

Closed July 2nd
Kenora Public Library
City Hall – including Provincial Offences Services
Operations Building – including Planning, Building, and Cemetery Office

Coney Island recycle and waste pick up is July 3rd.

For afterhours troubles, call 467-2080.

Emergency services on duty as usual.

Coker Road Bailey Bridge Temporary Closure

Please be advised the Coker Road Bailey Bridge will be closed to all traffic between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27 and Thursday, June 28, 2018. This closure is necessary to perform geotechnical investigations for the future replacement of the bridge.

The City thanks the public for their cooperation and patience during this necessary closure.

Bridge Work June 12 – 14, 2018 *UPDATED

This work has been delayed to begin Wednesday, June 13 until Friday, June 15, 2018.

Please be advised beginning Tuesday, June 12 until Thursday, June 14, there will be traffic delays on the following bridges:

  • Cameron Bay Bridge;
  • Keewatin Channel Bridge;
  • And Winnipeg River West Branch Bridge.

Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 5:00 AM to 7:30 AM and from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM as Northern Crack Sealers will be performing cleaning and waterproofing works.

The above schedule may change depending on weather as the works cannot be done in wet or raining conditions.

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