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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

Winnipeg River EAST Branch Bridge Lane Shift July 29, 2019

Please be advised that on Monday, July 29th, there will be a lane shift on the Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge (hospital bridge) in the evening between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. The lane shift will create two narrow lanes of traffic with two-way traffic flowing as usual. Motorists are asked to slow down and […]

Bus Stop Temporary Changes

Due to downtown revitalization construction, downtown bus stops have been temporarily relocated. The following bus stops have temporarily moved to Bernier Drive on the harbourfront, pick up at the cross walk: #1 (Matheson Street/First Street – Hing’s corner) #34 Main Street/McClellan Ave – eye doctor) #54 (City Hall) Bus stop #35 (Chipman Street/Market Square) has […]

Fifth Street South Temporary Road Closure July 23, 2019

Please be advised that Fifth Street South, between Second Avenue South and Third Avenue South, will be closed on Tuesday, July 23rd from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Local traffic will be permitted through the work area. This closure is necessary for Union Gas to perform gas line works. Thank you for your patience during […]

Splash Park Out of Order UPDATED

July 23, 2019 The Splash Park will re-open TODAY!!! We are able to run the Splash Park manually; however, it will operate on reduced hours from 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. until the repairs can be made. ___ Please be advised the Splash Park will be ‘out of order’ until further notice while we wait […]

Market Square Bus Stop Temporary Relocation

Effective Wednesday, July 10th the Market Square bus stop will be relocated to Matheson Street to accommodate the construction on Chipman Street.  See map below for the new location.

Eighth Street South Road Closure July 10-19, 2019

UPDATED This closure has been extended to Friday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m. Please be advised that Eighth Street South will be closed between the hours of 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 10th and 6:00 p.m. Friday, July 12th as part of the ongoing sewer and water infrastructure upgrades.

Downtown Construction Chipman Street up to Second Street

Construction works are progressing well in the next phase of our Downtown Revitalization project. The contractors are now at a point where an additional road closure will take place. Chipman Street will be closed effective July 10, 2019 from 1st Street South to 2nd Street South. This closure impacts the City transit main depot which […]

Notice of Lane Closure Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge

Please be advised that the Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge (Hospital Bridge) will have a lane shift from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm on Thursday, July 11. At this time, the contractor will establish narrowed lanes to shift to works on the south side of the bridge and traffic speed will be reduced to accommodate […]

Parking Lot at McLeod Park Temporary Closure July 4, 2019

UPDATE  This work affecting the parking lot is being rescheduled for Wednesday, July 10, 2019. Please be advised a section of the McLeod Park parking lot will be closed off on Thursday, July 4, 2019 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. to accommodate a concrete pumping and pour of the Winnipeg River East Branch Bridge […]

Back Lane of Eighth Street South Closure July 2- 26, 2019

Please be advised that starting Tuesday, July 2nd at 7 a.m. through to Friday, July 26th at 5 p.m. the back lane of Eighth Street South will be completely closed to all traffic. The closure is necessary for water and sewer replacement works in the area. Questions or concerns regarding this project should be directed […]