George Avenue Reservoir Project - Road Closure

February 22, 2018

Windsor, ON:  As part of the ongoing George Avenue Reservoir construction project by the Windsor Utilities Commission (WUC), Kenaiden Construction will undertake the following construction work beginning Monday, February 26, 2018, weather permitting:

  • Construction of a new 1800mm and 1500mm Steel water transmission pipe crossing George Avenue between Wyandotte Street East and Ontario Street.

Please note that George Avenue will be closed to traffic for the duration of the piping phase of the project.  The pipe installation is expected to take approximately five (5) weeks to complete.  While every effort will be made to minimize traffic impacts and afford local access to residents, occasional delays can be expected.  To ensure the safety of our workers, we request that motorists exercise safety precautions when approaching construction sites in their local vicinities.

About Windsor's Electricity and Water Operations:

The Windsor Utilities Commission (WUC) owns the water production and distribution infrastructure in the City of Windsor.  WUC also owns the downtown District Energy heating and cooling facilities.

ENWIN Utilities Ltd. (ENWIN) is the licensed water system operator for the WUC-owned water system.  ENWIN is also a licensed electricity distribution company serving customers in the City of Windsor.

For additional information contact:

Barbara Peirce Marshall
Manager of Corporate Communications & Public Relations
Tel: 519-255-2888 x 849