Keewatin Channel Bridge Lane Closure

Traffic Reduced to One Lane
Keewatin Channel Bridge
September 24 – 27, 2018

Please be advised beginning Monday, September 24, 2018 traffic will be reduced to one lane on Keewatin Channel Bridge as per the following schedule:

Monday, September 24
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Tuesday, September 25
6:30 am to 8 am
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Wednesday, September 26
6:30 am to 8 am
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Thursday, September 27
6:30 am to 8 am
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Traffic will be controlled by flag persons. This lane reduction is necessary to conduct expansion joint cover plate maintenance.

Seventh Avenue South Bridge August 31, 2018 Update

Please be advised completion of the Seventh Avenue South Bridge project is delayed. The new bridge will not be in place for the beginning of the school year. Local traffic only is permitted in the work area, and boat traffic delays will continue to be short.

It is anticipated the project will be completed by the end of September 2018.

Questions or concerns may be directed to Mrs. Cindy Cousin, KGS Group, Project Manager, at 204-896-1209 or ccousin@kgsgroup.com.

The City extends thanks to the public for their patience and understanding as the infrastructure project continues.

Coker Road Traffic Delays Starting August 22, 2018

Please be advised beginning August 22, 2018, surface treatment work will start on Coker Road between Wyder Road and Wyder Drive.

This section of Coker Road will be reduced to single lane traffic during construction work.  There will be traffic delays.  Motorists are advised to use alternative routes when possible.

The City extends thanks to motorists for their patience during this road work.

Parking for Diamonds and Ice Event, August 2-6, 2018

Please be advised when attending the Diamonds and Ice Event from August 2 through August 6, 2018, the public is reminded to pay attention to the posted parking signs. The signs clearly indicate where spectators, players, officials, and all others are permitted to park while at the Portage Bay Ball Diamond in Keewatin.

By-law enforcement officers will be issuing tickets to vehicles parked in the no parking zones.

Parking is permitted on West Bay Road near the Ball Diamond and, for this weekend event only, a section on the south side of West Bay Road. Please refer to the map below for the permitted parking areas.

Temporary Parking Zone Map for Diamonds and Ice

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.

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.