Chatham-Kent Closures

  • CURRENT AND UPCOMING CLOSURES

    School buses in zones 5, 6, 7, 8 are all cancelled for the AM run in Chatham-Kent for Wednesday, September 20, 2017. The buses will be running in the afternoon to bring students home from school.

  • The Fifth St. Bridge is closed to all vehicular traffic for bridge repairs and rehabilitation work until December 22, 2017 for construction work. Following that, work will continue with limited traffic lanes and possible delays for motorists.

  • Bear Line Rd. will be closed between Robin Line and West Lewis Line at Little Bear Creek South until Friday, November 24, 2017 for bridge reconstruction work.

    Drivers in Chatham can expect to run into some delays on Lacroix Street between Lorne Ave. and Patteson Ave. on Wednesday, September 20. Construction crews will be doing some asphalt paving, so there will be reduced lanes in both directions from 7am to 7pm.

  • The Hwy. 40 interchange at Hwy. 401 in Chatham-Kent will be closed for about seven months starting April 18, 2017. Hwy. 40 will also close at Creek Rd./Pinehurst Line north of the interchange and Communication Rd. will close south of the interchange at Horton Line except for local traffic during that time.

  • Drivers can expect some delays on Grand Ave. W. near Lacroix Street this summer. Construction crews will be widening Grand Ave. to add a right turn lane onto Lacroix St. at that intersection. The work will also include the installation of new sanitary sewer and service connections and the replacement of watermain and service connections. The work is expected to start on August 7, 2017 and be completed by October 31, 2017.

  • Sections of King St. W., Fourth St. and Fifth St. in downtown Chatham will be closed from 4pm to 11pm on Friday, September 15, 2017 for Downtown in the City Extravaganza events. The posted detour will be Third St. – Wellington St. W. – William St.

  • Sections of King St. W. and Fourth St. in downtown Chatham will be closed from 6am to 5pm on Saturday, September 23, 2017 for FireFest events — a local detour will be in place from Second St. – Wellington St. W. – Fifth St.

  • West St. in Ridgetown will be closed between York St. and Morgan St. from 8am to 2pm on Saturday, September 16, 2017 for Kiwanis Club of Ridgetown Down Hill Derby events.

  • Several sections of downtown Chatham will be closed from 3:30pm to 5pm on Saturday, September 23, 2017 for FireFest Parade. The affected roads include: King St. W., Merritt Ave., Riverview Dr., Keil Dr. N., and Grand Ave. W.

  • Various Roads in Chatham-Kent will be closed for construction work on the Panhandle Reinforcement Pipeline Project. You can find the details below: