Several downtown Winnipeg streets will temporarily close this weekend for either construction or special events.
Motorists should take note of the following closures and plan their routes accordingly:
Princess Street, from Bannatyne Avenue to McDermot Avenue, is closed effective immediately until Tuesday, October 4 at 8 p.m. for watermain repairs.
A number of roads will intermittently close on Friday, September 30 from approximately 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., including:
- 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
Edmonton Street, from Qu’Appelle Avenue to Sargent Avenue, will be closed on Friday, September 30 at 8 p.m. until Monday, October 3 at 7 a.m. for a special event.
Qu’Appelle Avenue, from Carlton Street to Edmonton Street, will close Friday, September 30 at 8 p.m. until Monday, October 3 at 7 a.m. for a special event.
Graham Avenue, from Donald Street to Carlton Street, will close Saturday, October 1 from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. for a special event.
Hargrave Street, from St. Mary Avenue to Portage Avenue, will close Saturday, October 1 from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. for a special event.
Northbound Israel Asper Way
Northbound Israel Asper Way, from York Avenue to William Stephenson Way, will close Sunday, October 2 from 5 a.m. until noon for a special event.
Northbound Waterfront Drive
Northbound Waterfront Drive, from Pioneer Avenue to James Avenue, will close Sunday, October 2 from 5 a.m. until noon for a special event.
Winnipeg Transit will also be rerouted to accommodate the closures.