Kingston Road Closures & Delays: Sept 2 to 10

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

Is construction coming to a street near you? See the entire 2015-18 infrastructure program at CityofKingston.ca/construction.

Kingston Transit riders: find the up-to-date list of all detours/service alerts at CityofKingston.ca/busdetours.

For updates on Highway 401 construction visit the Ministry of Transportation’s website at roadinfo.mto.gov.on.ca or call 5-1-1.

CONSTRUCTION ROAD CLOSURES

– Division Street will be closed from Clergy to Earl and from Earl to William until late September.
– Division Street will be closed from William to Johnson starting Wednesday, Sept. 6 until mid-October.

EVENT ROAD CLOSURES/CHANGES

Queen’s University Residence Move-in: September 3

Queen’s Constables, Residence Staff, Community/Campus Volunteers and Kingston Police will be assisting with the move-in. NOTE: Overnight parking restrictions for the move-in start at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2.

–       Bader Lane will be closed for one-way traffic westbound at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2.
–       Collingwood Street from King to Union will be one-way southbound as of 7 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 3. Overnight parking restrictions will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2. Vehicles parked in this area during the restricted period will be towed to ensure key traffic routes remain clear for the move-in.
–       Albert Street from Queen’s Crescent to King will be one-way southbound as of 7 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 3. Overnight parking restrictions will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2. Vehicles parked in this area during the restricted period will be towed to ensure key traffic routes remain clear for the move-in.
–       Stuart Street from University to Lower Albert will be one-way westbound at 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3. Overnight parking restrictions will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 2. Vehicles parked in this area during the restricted period will be towed to ensure key traffic routes remain clear for the move-in.


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–       St. Lawrence Avenue from Stuart to King will be one-way southbound as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
–       Queen’s Crescent from Albert to Collingwood will be one-way westbound as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
–       Queen’s Crescent is closed at Beverly and Collingwood as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3 (local traffic only).
–       Arch Street will be closed at Union as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.

–       George Street will be closed at Stuart as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
–       O’Kill Street will closed at George as of 7a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
–       University Avenue from Union to Stuart will be one-way southbound as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.
–       Beverly Street will be closed at Union and at King as of 7 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 3.

Sounds of Sydenham:
The Downtown Kingston! Sounds of Sydenham and other programming will close half of Sydenham Street beginning at Princess Street northerly toward Queen each Saturday this summer between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Sept. 2.

Queen’s Frosh Parade:
University Avenue will be closed from Union to Stuart from 8 to 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 6.

CONSTRUCTION ROAD DELAYS

Motorists and cyclists should expect delays on these roadways due to road construction and bridge construction:

– Expect delays on John Counter Boulevard from Sir John A. Macdonald to Portsmouth until early November while crews complete the road widening.
– Expect delays on Front Road from east entrance of INVISTA to Trailhead Place until end of year while crews reconstruct the bridge.
– Expect lane reductions on Princess Street from Sir John A. to Concession (north side) due to watermain work from Sept. 5 to the end of construction season.
– Expect lane reductions on Centennial Drive from Resource to Crossfield due to sanitary sewer work from Sept. 5 to the end of construction season.

SIDEWALK DISRUPTIONS

– Both sides of Division Street between William and Union streets – pedestrians are required to walk on a granular path.
– South side of John Counter Boulevard between Portsmouth and Sir John A. Macdonald – pedestrians are required to walk on a granular path.

OTHER

Abby Dawn Road is open but water remains on each side. It is restricted to a single lane in the centre of the road. Drivers must yield to oncoming traffic.


Release source: City of Kingston | PhotoChris Waits (cc)