Kingston Road Closures & Delays: Jan 27 to Feb 2

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Below is a list of road construction projects and events expected to have an impact on traffic flow next week in Kingston:

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Ministry of Transportation

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

Construction road closures

  • Princess Street remains closed between Clergy and Barrie streets as the street is reconstructed from building-front-to-building-front. Intersections remain open. Construction will then move up Princess Street toward Division. Princess Street will reopen to through traffic on July 1. Businesses remain open.

Other road closures

  • King Street will be closed from The Tragically Hip Way to Place d’Armes on Feb. 1 from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. to accommodate the Carr-Harris Cup.
  • Market Street will be closed from King to Ontario from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 2 for Febfest activities.

Construction road delays

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Expect delays on:

  • Front Road between Days Road and Sand Bay Lane will be reduced to one lane eastbound and motorists should expect delays until the end of February to accommodate Utilities Kingston site-servicing work. Delays will continue on Front Road between INVISTA’s east entrance and Trailhead Place until May to allow crews to finalize bridge work.
  • Taylor Kidd Boulevard from Bayridge to Old Colony until the end of May to allow for watermain construction by Utilities Kingston.

Sidewalk disruption

  • Princess Street from Clergy to Division. Pedestrians may be required to detour through construction zones.
  • Barrie Street from Queen to Brock. Pedestrians may be required to detour through construction zones.

Motorists and cyclists can keep up with where/when repair work is taking place by:

–       Following @CityofKingston on Twitter for daily updates.
–       Signing up for Breaking News at to receive Friday Traffic Reports mentioning more major repairs.

Release source: City of Kingston
PhotoChris Waits (cc)