Thunder Bay Region Road Closure Update – July 15 2015

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road closureTHUNDER BAY — The Ministry of Transportation advises the motoring public of the following highway closures  and road closure information in the Thunder Bay area:

  • Highway 593 at 500 metres south of Highway 588 – north bound lane closed
  • Highway 593 at 40 kilometres north of Highway 61 Junction
  • Highway 593 from Highway 61 through to Highway 588
  • Highway 595 at Hymers Village
  • Highway 595 at 700 metres south of 608 Junction (South Gillies)

A number of roads within Local Roads Board (LRB) areas have been affected by recent rainfall as well.  The following roads are closed:

  • Delints Road – west of North Side Road
  • Cedar Sites Road at Highway 588 – southwest lane open
  • Palisades Road – west of Gabes Road, between Leeper Road and Highway 595
  • Pakka Road
  • Blaike Road
  • Old School Road – closed from Highway 588 to First Road
  • Old Mill Road – Silver Falls Bridge
  • Old Silver Falls Mountain Road from Kivela Road through to Old Mill Road


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