Summer road works
The repaving work on Norman Drive from Government Road to Deacon Street is near completion after road work closed the street to local traffic the week of July 10 to July 14.
Here is a complete list of roads from the City of Kenora slated for work during the summer:
Parsons Street from Lakeview Drive to the CPR overpass; Florence Avenue; Intersection of Second Street South and Main Street; Second Street South; Water Street; Bernier Drive; The lane between Artillery Way and 12th Avenue North;
River Drive from Highway 17 East to Highway 17 East;
Fourth Street South from River Drive to Rocky Heights Road;
Golf Course Road from Glen Cameron Drive to Bayridge Road;
and Veterans Drive at Cardlock.
In addition, the city of Kenora will also be doing bridge maintenance during the week of July 17 to 21 between 5 and 7:30 a.m. and 7 and 9 p.m. Drivers should expect delays as the bridge will be down to one lane. There are several bridges scheduled for the maintenance during the week including Cameron Bay, Darlington Bay, Eighth Ave. South, First Ave. South, Keewatin Channel, Matheson Street, Parson Street, Portage Bay and Winnipeg River both the East and West Branches.
The Portier Bridge on East Mellick Road will have bridge maintenance done on it during daytime hours between July 17-21.