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Section of John Street Road to close for three weeks

John Street Road between Woodcrest Road and Belrose Road will be closed to through traffic starting Wednesday.
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NEWS RELEASE
CITY OF THUNDER BAY
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THUNDER BAY – John Street Road between Woodcrest Road and Belrose Road will be closed to through traffic starting on Wednesday, Sept. 8, for landfill forcemain work. The posted detour route will be Woodcrest Road, Goods Road, and Belrose Road.
 
The present work is estimated to take three weeks, but weather conditions and other factors may impact project timelines. 
 
This is the first stage of a project taking place along John Street Road between Sunflower Road and the Solid Waste and Recycling Facility, involving the installation of underground sewer pipe and associated appurtenances. Future stages will involve other sections of John Street Road. The project is expected to be complete in the Spring of 2022.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution in the area of the construction and detours.