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Temporary Lane Closure at Kirkfield Liftlock from Februay 12 to February 16, 2024

Aerial image of the Kirkfield Lift Lock

Aerial image of the Kirkfield Lift Lock

Kawartha Lakes – Parks Canada advises the public to expect traffic interruptions at the Kirkfield Lift Lock from Monday February 12, 2024, to Friday February 16, 2024, from 7am to 5pm.

A partial lane closure on Kirkfield Road (County Road 6) is required to facilitate crane access to support the necessary repairs at the Kirkfield Lift Lock. Traffic controls, including flaggers and signage, will be in place as needed.

Parks Canada thanks area residents and visitors for their patience and understanding.

Parks Canada is leading this important infrastructure work to ensure safe, high-quality experiences for visitors by improving heritage, visitor, waterway, and highway assets located within national historic sites, national parks, and national marine conservation areas, including investments in the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada.

This news release is being shared on behalf of Parks Canada, please direct any media inquiries to them.

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For questions or concerns regarding this project, please get in touch with us at and include “Kirkfield Lift Lock” in the subject heading.

Project updates will continue to be posted on the Kirkfield Lift Lock webpage at the following link:

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