The City of Winnipeg is advising motorists to all additional travel time and to use alternate routes for upcoming road closures.
Effective immediately, Princess Street from Bannatyne Avenue to McDermot Avenue will be closed until Tuesday, October 4 at 8 p.m. for water main repairs.
A number of roads will be intermittently closed on Friday, September 30 from approximately 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the Survivors Walk in honour of National Truth and Reconciliation Day, this includes:
- York Avenue, from Edmonton Street to Carlton Street
- Edmonton Street, from York Avenue to Portage Avenue
- Eastbound Portage Avenue, from Edmonton Street to Main Street
- Southbound Main Street, from Portage Avenue to York Avenue
Many more streets are closed this weekend for another special event, from Friday, September 30 at 8 p.m. until Monday, October 3 at 7 a.m., this includes:
- Edmonton Street, from Qu'Appelle Avenue to Sargent Avenue
- Qu'Appelle Avenue, from Carlton Street to Edmonton Street
Graham Avenue is closed on Saturday, October 1 from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Hargrave Street is closed on Saturday, October 1 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m.
The following roads will be closed on Sunday, October 2 from 5 a.m. until noon:
- Northbound Israel Asper Way, from York Avenue to William Stephenson Way.
- Northbound Waterfront Drive, from Pioneer Avenue to James Avenue.
To stay on top of traffic delays and alternate routes, the City encourages the public to download the Waze app. For those who use the transit services, riders are advised to follow @Transitalerts on Twitter.