Minden Hills is closing more roads today. Starting at 6:00pm Bobcaygeon Road will be closed at Newcastle Street, and Milne Street at the intersections of Water Street and Newcastle Street will also be closed.

Water Street at the intersection of Canadian Tire also remains closed. It’s only open to local traffic only and closed to non-residential pedestrians.

The following roads are also still closed:

  • Shuylers Island Road: Closed to all traffic
  • Pritchard Lane: Closed at the intersection of Milne Street. Residents can access the Township parking lot from St. Germaine Street
  • McKnight Street: Closed at the intersection of Bobcaygeon Road. Closed to all traffic
  • Peck Street: Closed at the intersection of Bobcaygeon Road. Closed to all traffic
  • Reynolds Road: Closed at the intersection of County Road 20 and Duck Lake Road. Open to local traffic only
  • Prince Street: Closed at St. Germain Street from Chandos Street to Milne Street. Closed to all traffic
  • St. Germaine Street: Closed from Pritchard Street to Water Street
  • Invergordon Street: Closed at the intersection of Bobcaygeon Road. Residents are advised to use the Stouffer Street extension  at the rear entrance of the S.G Nesbitt Memorial Arena as an alternate route
  • Orde Street: Closed at the intersection of Deep Bay Road. Open to local traffic only
  • Anson Street: Closed at the intersection of Peck Street. Closed to all traffic
  • Spring Valley Road: Closed at #1268. Closed to all traffic
  • Booth Street: Closed at Prince Street
  • Loggers Pedestrian Bridge: located on the Riverwalk, is Closed

There is a detour to the hospital:

  • Hwy 35 to Deep Bay Road (19 km distance in total)
  • Hwy 35 to Scotchline Road, left onto Bobcaygeon Road and right onto Deep Bay Road (5.5 km distance in total)

Sandbags are also still available at the following spots:

  •  S.G. Nesbitt Community Centre, located at 55 Parkside Street, Minden
  • Roads Department Yard #3, located at 4564 County Road 121 (Kinmount location), in the Sand Dome to the left of the entrance
  • Furnace Falls Park entrance, located on County Road 503
  • Lady Fatima Catholic Church, 7 Bobcaygeon Road (off of Hwy 35 at the intersection of Bobcaygeon Road and IGA Road)

 

Photo: Showing which roads are closed off. Supplied.
Key:
Green: Open to Vehicular and Pedestrian
Yellow: Closed to Vehicular and Non-Residential Pedestrian (those who do not live in the area)
Red: Closed to Vehicular and All Pedestrian