Sherbooke Street closed tonight for water main repair

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Peterborough, ON –  Sherbrooke Street between Park Street North and Monaghan Road will be closed between 8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 and 6 a.m. on Wednesday December 18, 2019 while Peterborough Utilities completes a water main repair.


Vehicles travelling westbound approaching the closure will be diverted south on Park Street, west on Lansdowne Street and then north on Monaghan Road.

Vehicles travelling eastbound that approach the closure will be diverted north on Monaghan Road, east on Charlotte Street and then south on Park Street.

Local access only will be permitted to homes and businesses on Sherbooke Street between Park Street North and Monaghan Road.


Peterborough Transit routes #6 Kawartha, #8 Monaghan and Fleming - Sherbrooke routes will detour from 8 p.m. to 11:20 p.m. tonight. Outbound buses will take Sherbrooke Street to Park Street to Wolfe Street to Monaghan Road and back to Sherboooke. Inbound buses will go from Monaghan Road to Wolfe Street to Rubidge Street back to Sherbrooke Street.

Interruption to water supply

Residences in the local area may experience a short interruption to their water supply this evening. Details won’t be available until an assessment of the site is complete.


For further information members of the media are welcome to contact the undersigned:

Transportation inquiries:

Kevin Jones, Manager, Transportation

City of Peterborough

705-742-7777 ext. 1895

Toll Free: 1-855-738-3755 ext. 1995

Water inquiries:

Jim Hickey, Foreman
Peterborough Utilities