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Friday Traffic Report

July 18, 2014 -

Please see below for a list of road construction projects and events that are expected to have an impact on traffic flow next week.

See the entire 2011-2014 infrastructure program at

For updates on Highway 401 construction visit the Ministry of Transportation's website at or call 5-1-1.

Winter road repairs (#ygkroads)

Delays can be expected on a number of City streets until late Sept. while crews repair extensive winter damage to Kingston's urban roads. The City's Twitter feed (@CityofKingston) will offer daily updates on the $3.3 million repairs program. For the more major repairs, motorists and cyclists can also check the City pages in the Kingston Whig-Standard and/or sign up for Breaking News at to receive Friday Traffic Reports.

Williamsville reconstruction

  • Princess St. will also be closing between Tower St. and Drayton St. until late August as crews enter phase three of this project. 
  • Princess St. will also experience delays from Concession St. to Tower St. until late August.
  • Businesses and medical offices remain open and accessible. For more information see

Other Road Closures:

  • Baster Ave. will be closed from Avondale Cr. to Sproule St. beginning Monday, July 28 until early August.
  • Avondale Cr. will be closed from Sproule St. to Baxter Ave. beginning Monday, July 28 until late August. 
  • Palace Rd. is closed from Brock St. to Carruthers Ave until early August.
  • Brant Ave. will be closed from Kirkpatrick St. to Oak St. until the end of July.
  • George St. will be closed from King St. to OKill St. until mid-August.

Event Closures:

  • Ontario St. will be closed on Sunday, July 20 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for Pull Together for Epilepsy.


Media contact: For more information contact Cindie Ashton, Media Relations Officer 613-546-4291, ext. 3116. Or call the City of Kingston's media hotline at 613-546-4291, ext. 2300.

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