Projects Affecting You

Current Projects

Throughout the year, our crews work to maintain poles, wires and other parts of our distribution system to ensure a reliable supply of electricity for our customers.

Below, you will find a list of current projects that our crews are working on. You will also find information on the project's impact on parking, road closures and anticipated completion date.

General hours of work are Monday - Friday from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Duke Street Between Queen Street and Ontario Street

Project Detail Description
Overview LRT Service work
Lane Restrictions Full lane and intermittent sidewalk closures from the Duke and Queen intersection to the Duke Street parking garage.
Parking Impacts

Access to the Duke Street parking garage will be available from Ontario Street.

Anticipated Completion Date End of June, 2017

Homer Watson, Bullock Street and Pearson Street

Project Detail Description
Overview Service extension
Lane Restrictions Rotating lane restrictions affecting one lane of traffic depending on location of work being done. Be prepared for delays in the area. 
Parking Impacts  No parking impacts
Anticipated Completion Date End of June, 2017

Iron Horse Trail

Project Detail Description
Overview Pole relocation clean up
Lane Restrictions

Section between Cherry Street and Glasgow Street to be impacted.

Parking Impacts No parking impacts                                                                                                             
Anticipated Completion Date June, 2017

Ottawa Street Between Mill Street and Charles Street

Project Detail Description
Overview

Service & Overhead Line Transfer

Lane Restrictions

None 

Parking Impacts No parking impacts 
Anticipated Completion Date

June, 2017

 

Sandhills Road from Huron Road to Bridge Street

Project Detail Description
Overview Service rebuild
Lane Restrictions Periodic lane closures. Be prepared for delays. 
Parking Impacts None
Anticipated Completion Date End of June 2017


Victoria Street North from Edna Street to Bruce Street

Project Detail Description
Overview Pole relocation                             
Lane Restrictions Occasional and intermittent lane restrictions. Expect delays.
Parking Impacts  None
Anticipated Completion Date End of June 2017

Waterloo Street at Breithaupt Street

Project Detail Description
Overview Ductwork
Lane Restrictions

South and west side of the intersection closed. Access to Waterloo Street by the railway tracks is available off Duke.

One lane in the area will be closed on the south side of Breithaupt. Pedestrian access will be available on the north side of the road.

Parking Impacts  No parking impacts.
Anticipated Completion Date End of July, 2017

Wilson Avenue

 Project Detail  Description
 Overview  Primary service work
Lane Restrictions Occasional and intermittent lane restrictions. Expect delays.
 Parking Impacts  None 
 Anticipated Completion Date  End of July, 2017 

For a full list of projects that may affect your travel in Kitchener, view the City of Kitchener's construction schedule