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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.

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Disruption & Closure Notices

Park Street Daytime Lane Closure July 7, 2020

Public Notice Please be advised that beginning on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 Park Street between Seventh Avenue South and Eighth Avenue South will be reduced to one lane during the day with two-way traffic resuming in the evening. We anticipate both lanes of traffic to reopen in mid-July. This closure is necessary to allow Moncrief […]

Regina Avenue and Veterans Drive Intersection Closure July 7, 2020

Public Notice Please be advised the intersection at Regina Avenue and Veterans Drive will be closed on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 for the morning and reopening at 1 p.m. This closure is necessary for Enbridge Gas to perform gas line connection works. Thank you for your cooperation and patience.

Canada Day Closures

Public Notice All municipal buildings and facilities will be closed on Wednesday, July 1st, with the exception of The Muse – the Lake of the Woods Museum and Douglas Family Art Centre are open on Canada Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is no curbside recycle and waste collection on Wednesday, July 1st. Those on the […]

Seventh Avenue South Closure June 17, 2020

Public Notice Please be advised a portion of Seventh Avenue South between First Street South and Park Street will be closed to all traffic beginning on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 until mid-July. The intersection at Seventh Avenue South and First Street South will be closed for the day to all traffic on Wednesday, June 17, […]

Road Closure 9th Street in Keewatin

Public Notice Please be advised a portion of 9th Street in Keewatin between Beach Road and Highway 17 West is closed until further notice.  Local traffic is permitted. This closure is necessary to assess and repair road damage from the rainfall overnight. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.    

Traffic Delays for Bridge Washing Starting June 5, 2020

Please be advised there may be traffic delays as bridge washing is carried out starting June 5, 2020, scheduled as follows: Eighth Avenue South Bridge Seventh Avenue South Bridge First Avenue South Bridge Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge (hospital bridge) Winnipeg River West Branch Bridge Cameron Bay Bridge Keewatin Channel Bridge Portage Bay Bridge Darlington […]

Coney Island Summer Water Service Rescind Notice

Boil Water Advisory Rescind Notice To all residents on Coney Island summer service consuming water from the City of Kenora water distribution system, as of May 29, 2020, the Boil Water Advisory has been rescinded.  Laboratory testing of the after supply doe snot indicate the presence of bacteria. Coney Island boil water advisory rescind notice […]

Provincial Offences Update May 25, 2020

Important Notice As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a provincial State of Emergency has been declared. Court operations are limited during this time. Statutory timelines have been extended, including time to exercise your options on the Offence Notice (ticket). All Provincial offences trials are being rescheduled. If you are a defendant, a notice of […]

City Reopens Select Outdoor Recreation Amenities

City of Kenora Media Release The City of Kenora remains diligent in monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We continue to evaluate and follow all public health agency communications, as well as communications from Federal and Provincial Government health authorities. The health and well-being of our residents is of great importance. The City has reviewed the amended […]

Rock Breaking Occurring Railway Street/Park Street Project Areas

Public Notice Please be advised that there will be sporadic rock breaking occurring throughout the course of the sewer, water and road reconstruction project in the Railway Street and Park Street areas. This work should go unnoticed, with little disruption. When it is possible, Moncrief Construction Ltd. will notify you if your home or business […]