The following is a selection of the most significant road closures and expected traffic delays in and around the city of Kingston for the week ending December 20, 2019. Full lists of closures and delays provided by the City of Kingston and the MTO can be viewed here and here.
Frontenac Street from Jenkins to Princess is closed until June 27 2020 to allow for framing, masonry and interior work for 501 Frontenac St.
Kingscourt Ave and Nelson St from First to Third Ave are closed while a contractor installs a new water main and sanitary sewer on behalf of Utilities Kingston.
Expect lane closures on Highway 401 at Highway 38/Gardiners Road until November 2020 and delays of up to 10 minutes nightly from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. on the westbound 401.
Expect delays on John Counter Boulevard from Princess St to Indian Rd until the summer of 2021 while crews construct a new four-lane road and rail overpass.
Expect some delays on the La Salle Causeway from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Dec. 20 (weather-dependent). Flag-people will be in place. Cyclists and pedestrians will not be affected.
Expect minor delays on Leroy Grant Drive until mid-January as a contractor replaces a gas main on behalf of Utilities Kingston.
Expect delays on Princess Street from Portsmouth to east of Hillendale due to restrictions along the curbside lane until mid-December as Utilities Kingston crews replace poles and underground wire.