THUNDER BAY – Road construction on Junot Avenue, from Walkover Street to John Street, is scheduled to start on Monday.
The road will be closed to through traffic during the construction with local access only. Detour signs will be posted.
Construction will continue for the full construction season and is expected to be completed by late fall.
Construction will include road widening to four lanes, asphalt resurfacing, extended active transportation trails, new sidewalks, underground municipal service work, curb and gutter work, and a new pedestrian crossover at the intersection of Junot Avenue and Windsor Street.
During the construction, transit bus routes 9 Junot and 11 John will be detoured. There will be no service between John Street and Walkover Street, all stops will be removed from service. More details about these detours can be found at: https://www.thunderbay.ca/transitservicealerts/.
Motorists and pedestrians are asked to use extra caution and obey all posted signage when travelling near the construction area.