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Disruptions & Closures


The City of Kenora works hard to keep your programs, services and infrastructure open and accessible. We appreciate your patience when we do have service disruptions and closures.

Stay up to date on disruptions and closures that may impact you.


Disruption & Closure Notices

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

Main Street South and Second Street South Intersection Closure

Beginning June 21 until June 23, 2017, the intersection of Main Street South and Second Street South, including the east portion of Bernier Drive, will be closed to all traffic from 8:00 p.m. until 6 a.m.

Moncrief Construction Limited will be completing road works throughout the night in an effort to reduce the closure impact in this significant intersection.

Road closure barricades will be erected and traffic will be rerouted around the area.

The City thanks the public for their patience while the construction project is carried out.

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