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Road Closure on 17th Street East beginning March 26

Beginning Tuesday, March 26, through Friday, May 31, 17th Street East from 16th Avenue to 18th Avenue East will be closed to all traffic to accommodate a critical sanitary sewer replacement.

Please allow for additional travel time and consider alternate routes of travel where possible. Please access the businesses within this block from 16th and 18th Avenues.

All road users are encouraged to remain cautious and alert when travelling through the area to ensure the continued safety of all roadway users.

The City of Owen Sound is dedicated to providing information to ensure residents are well-informed about interruptions. For more information, please contact Lara Widdifield, Director of Public Works and Engineering, at 519-376-1440 ext. 1201 or email to


Quick Facts:

  • A road closure is taking place on 17th St East from 16th Ave to 18th Ave East beginning on March 26 through May 31.
  • Motorists and pedestrians are encouraged to remain cautious and alert when travelling through this area and consider alternate routes where possible.
  • The businesses within the construction zone will remain accessible from 16th Avenue and 18th Avenue.


17th Street East Closure Map


Contact Us

808 2nd Avenue East,
Owen Sound, ON
N4K 2H4
Phone: 519-376-1440
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