Photo of Road Construction

Road closures are sometimes necessary in order to undertake emergency repairs or planned road improvement projects.  

Please utilize the Municipal Road Closure Map for the most current road closure information.

Current road closures and service disruptions are listed below.                               

Please note that minor projects and repairs requiring only a short closure/delay may not be posted.

Road Name From To Expected Duration Reason Road Access

Oxtongue Lake Rd

Blue Spruce Rd

Algonquin Outfitters Rd

Harris Rd

Tom Parris Rd

Elliott Rd

Sept 15/2020

Oct 13/2020   Fall Colours These roads will be closed to through traffic. 
Little Hawk Lake Road Bridge Aug 31 Approx Oct 11 6 weeks Bridge replacement

Little Hawk Lake Road (County Road 13) will be closed at the location of the Bridge Repair effective September 14, 2020.  Travelers must use the Braeloch Road route to access beyond #1705 Little Hawk Lake Road.Note: this is a County of Haliburton project - for further information please contact the County Roads department 705-286-1333 x225

Bear Lake Road

Oct 15 

May 15 

  Not Winter Maintained

Not Recommended For Public Use By A  Motor Vehicle Past Posted Sign

Crown Lake Road Oct 15 May 15   Not Winter Maintained Not Recommended For Public Use By A Motor Vehicle Past Posted Sign

30th Line Road

Oct 15 May 15  

Not Winter Maintained 

Not Recommended For Public Use By A Motor Vehicle Past Posted Sign

Austin Lake Road Oct 15 May 15   Not Winter Maintained Not Recommended For Public Use By A Motor Vehicle Past Posted Sign
Partridge Lake Road Oct 15 May 15   Not Winter Maintained Not Recommended For Public Use By A Motor Vehicle Past Posted Sign

Is construction coming to a road near you?  Check our Construction Projects/Road Upgrades page for a list of construction projects planned and scheduled by the Township for the coming season.

Are you having an event and would like to request a temporary road closure? Call us, we'd be happy to discuss it with you.

Contact Information

Adam Thorn
Operations Manager
Phone: 705-489-2379  Cell: 705-854-0202
E-mail: athorn@algonquinhighlands.ca

Mike White
Public Works Supervisor - Stanhope Public Works Yard
1095 North Shore Road
Phone:  705-489-2600  Cell:  705-754-5450
Email: mwhite@algonquinhighlands.ca

Richard Keown
Public Works Supervisor - Dorset Public Works Yard
1850 Kawagama Lake Road
Phone:  705-766-2912  Cell:  705-854-0303
Email:  rkeown@algonquinhighlands.ca