Media Release #21-18 Road Closures

For Immediate Release
Minden, Ontario
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
3:30 PM
Release #21-18

Subject: RE: ROAD CLOSURES

Due to flooding and severe washouts, the following roads have been CLOSED;

Milburn Road

The closure is in effect from 2.0km east of County Road 1 to County Road 503

Iron Mine Road

The closure is in effect from the Iron Mine Transfer Station to Swinson Road.

Both Road closures will remain in effect until road conditions are deemed appropriate for reopening.

As information to residents; many shoulders and hills have washed out from the significant rain events in the past 72 hours. Staff continue to ensure culverts remain functional and handle the volume of rain received and in the forecast. Repairs will be made as weather and conditions allow.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

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Contact Information:
Travis Wilson, Director of Public Works
Township of Minden Hills
PO Box 359, 7 Milne Street
Minden, ON K0M 2K0
twilson@mindenhills.ca