Road, trail and sidewalk closures

The City of Waterloo's road, sidewalk and trail closures are listed in the table below.

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Other road closures in the region

Note that the Region of Waterloo operates roads within the city as well. These are typically large streets such as King Street or University Avenue. Highway 86 is operated by the province.

Road Closures

Ongoing Road Closures
Date Street  
From: 
04/08/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
08/31/2019 07:00 PM
Neilson Avenue

Bluevale Street N to Margaret Avenue N


Details
Road closed for reconstruction - No through traffic


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From: 
04/15/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
06/07/2019 07:00 PM
Albert Street

Bridgeport Road W to Erb Street W


Details
Parking area closed for reconstruction - Local traffic will be maintained


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From: 
04/15/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
11/01/2019 07:00 PM
Longwood Drive

Albert Street to Moccasin Drive


Details
Road reconstruction - No through traffic


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From: 
04/15/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
07/15/2019 07:00 PM
Dale Crescent

Dale Crescent to Glenridge Drive


Details
Road closed for full road reconstruction - No through traffic (Stage 3)


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From: 
04/15/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
11/01/2019 07:00 PM
Moccasin Drive

Greenbrier Drive to Longwood Drive


Details
Road reconstruction - No through traffic


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From: 
05/22/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
05/23/2019 04:00 PM
Sandowne Dr.

Braemore Ave. to Dunvegan Dr.


Details
Road closed for sewer maintenance at 320 Sandowne Dr - No through traffic


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Future Road Closures
Date Street  
From: 
05/23/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
05/24/2019 04:00 PM
Austin Dr.

Holly St. to Tamarack Dr.


Details
Road closed for sewer maintenance at 33 Austin - No through traffic


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From: 
05/23/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
05/24/2019 04:00 PM
McDougall Rd.

Keats Way to Erb St W.


Details
Road closed for sewer install at 11 McDougall - No through traffic.


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From: 
05/28/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
05/29/2019 04:00 PM
Columbia St E.

Marsland Dr. to Weber St N.


Details
Eastbound curb lane closed for manhole repairs - expect delays


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Sidewalk Closures

Ongoing Sidewalk Closures
Date Street  
From: 
03/01/2017 07:00 AM
To: 
12/31/2019 07:00 PM
Caroline Street S - west side

Allen Street W to John Street W


Details
Sidewalk closed on the westside of Caroline St. S. for the construction of the new development at 155 Caroline St. S. - Please use other side of street


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From: 
02/22/2019 12:00 PM
To: 
07/22/2019 07:00 PM
Lester Street

246 Lester Street to 268 Lester Street


Details
Sidewalk closed east side of Lester Street - Pedestrians please use other side.


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From: 
04/08/2019 07:00 AM
To: 
08/31/2019 07:00 PM
Neilson Avenue

Bluevale Street N to Margaret Avenue N


Details
Limited sidewalk access during road reconstruction


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Trail Closures

Ongoing Trail Closures
Date Street  
From: 
01/16/2017 07:00 AM
To: 
12/31/2019 05:00 PM
Iron Horse Trail

Caroline Street S to Park Street


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From: 
10/29/2018 07:00 AM
To: 
06/01/2019 05:00 PM
Forwell Trail

Blue Springs Drive to King Street N


Details
Potential intermittent trail closures for retaining wall maintenance at Manulife


Detour
Via Blue Springs, King


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