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Bridge Maintenance Works September 25-30, 2017

Please be advised maintenance works will be performed on the following bridges from Monday, September 25 to Saturday, September 30 with the bridge location and time of day varying. Expect delays during this period as the bridges will be down to one lane. Darlington Bay Parson Street First Avenue South Matheson Street Winnipeg River East […]

Deer Bow Hunt Packages Now Available

Hunters wishing to take part in the deer bow hunt may pick up the 2017 deer bow hunt package at City Hall or find it online in Deer Management Information.  

Committee Members Required

Committee Members Required for the following: 1) Lake of the Woods Development Commission 2) Kenora Urban Trails Committee City Council is seeking citizens who would be interested in serving as a member of the above two committees/boards. The term of appointment is up to November 30, 2018 (at the pleasure of Council) Lake of the […]

Register Now for Water Fit Classes

The Kenora Recreation Centre has released the waterfit schedule for September and October.  The schedule includes aquafit classes as well as BOGA mat 10 class sessions.  To register contact the Kenora Recreation Centre, 807-467-2087.  

Park Street Lot Open

The Park Street lot is now open for long term parking and day use parking. This is an excellent option for long term parking. Limited spots available for $56.50 per month ($50 plus HST). Contact City Hall 467-2000 to sign up. It’s the perfect spot to park while shopping and exploring Second Street and all […]

Celebrating Kenora’s Hockey Day

We are still celebrating 2017 Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada and the legacy it left for Kenora! On September 12, 2017, Council approved to commit the surplus funds from the 2017 Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada event in the amount of $42,593.76 to the future twinning of the Kenora Recreation Centre. If the twinning project […]

Coker Road Bridge Load Restriction

Please be advised effectively immediately, a vehicle load restriction has been authorized for the Coker Road bridge.  The maximum gross vehicle weight of 20 tonnes has been implemented to restrict and prohibit large vehicles such as construction trucks/equipment, tractor trailers, and large fire vehicles from crossing the bridge.  Beggs Road and Gauthier Road may be […]

Thank you Adopt-a-Block Volunteers

Council Approves 2016 Audited Consolidated Financial Statements for the City of Kenora

Today, Council approved the 2016 Audited Consolidated Financial Statements. The City received a clean audit report and is financially stable. The 2016 financial statements continue to reflect the healthy financial position currently enjoyed by the City of Kenora. The City continues to work to recover from the economic impacts that have affected us so significantly […]

Road Work on Ninth Street North and Houghton Road

Please be advised beginning Monday, September 11, 2017 and continuing through the week, road work is taking place on Ninth Street North and Houghton Road. There may be times during the day when traffic will be reduced to one lane in that area. Motorists should consider alternative routes when possible. The City thanks motorists for […]

Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Site Plan

Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Site Plan File Number D11-17-04 Take Notice that in accordance with the City of Kenora’s Policy for Site Plan Control (PP-5-1), Bridge Road Construction will a hold Public Meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to provide you with the opportunity to view the proposed site plan for the […]

KRC Pool Reopened!

We’re excited to show off the new look at the Kenora Recreation Centre pool.   The Aquatic Facility opened on Tuesday September 5 after being closed for upgrades and maintenance all summer.   Those who hurry back to the water during the week of September 5 -8, 2017 will have a chance to win a […]

Fitness Seminar Offered for Fitness Leaders

Lake of the Woods Fitness Seminar is hosted by the Kenora Recreation Centre with the Manitoba Fitness Council for fitness leaders on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Kenora Recreation Centre.  Sessions include yoga flow, barbell training, incorporating the foam roller and compound vs. super sets. Register by September […]