Up to date road closures and construction updates
November 11, 2022 Remembrance Day Ceremony
Please be aware that there will be street closures taking place on November 11, 2022 for the Remembrance Day Ceremonies. Below are the streets that will be affected:
- King St from Lower University Ave to Barrie St from 8:15 am to 12:00 pm
- King St from Barrie St to West St from 10:20 am to 12:00 pm
- Bagot St from West St to Barrie St from 10:00 am to 11:00 am
- Barrie St from King St to Stuart St from 10:20 am to 12:00 pm
- Ontario St from West St to Gore St from 11:00 am to 12:45 pm (For HMCS Cataraqui)
Upcoming Parking lot Closures
The King Queen parking lot (282 Ontario Street) and a portion of the Drury lot (51 Queen Street)
- These parking lots will be closed on November 14th, 2022 due to the construction of a new mixed-use building beginning in November.
- The building at 18 Queen Street and 282 Ontario Street, known as Block 5, was recently approved by the Ontario Land Tribunal and is proceeding through Site Plan Control (File D11-022-2022). The future 23 storey tower and 5 storey podium building to be developed by Homestead Land Holdings Inc., will provide commercial spaces, two floors of new office space, and 151 new residential units in the downtown core for the Kingston community.
- The portion of the Drury lot that is closed will be used for construction staging.
These lots were leased to the City of Kingston from Homestead and will no longer be available for City use. Parking lot users and local businesses will be notified through on-site signage and outreach. City webpages have also been updated to include the new parking information.
For alternative parking options:
October 25, 2022 Ontario St
Please be aware that there will be a street closure taking place on October 25, 2022, from 7 am to 2 pm on Wellington St b/w Brock St to Princess St at for a crane to hoist two HVAC Units to the roof of 177 Wellington St.
They will be sure to leave the assessable parking open on the west side of street.
October 27, 2022 Ontario St
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is advising motorists of a lane closure on the LaSalle Causeway for maintenance work on Thursday October 27th, 2022, from 9:30am to 3pm. One lane will be closed and the bridge will remain open to cyclists and pedestrians. Marine traffic will not be affected.
PSPC said that the schedule may change depending on weather conditions, and causeway users are encouraged to “exercise caution while travelling on the bridge.”