The City of Kenora is advising the public of closures over the holiday season.

City Hall ( 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) and Operations Building (8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) (includes Building, Planning, Billing, Provincial Offences)

December 24 – December 26 – Closed
December 27 – Open
December 28 – Open
December 31 – January 1 – Closed

Transfer Station

December 24 – Closed at 11:30 a.m.
December 25 – Dec 26 – Closed
December 27 – Open 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
December 28 – Open 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
December 29 – Open 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
December 30 – Open 12 p.m.  – 4 p.m.
December 31 – Closed at 11:30 a.m.
January 1 – Closed

Kenora Recreation Centre

December 24 – Closed at 10:30 a.m.
December 25 – Dec 26 – Closed
December 27 – Open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 28 – Open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 29 – Open 7:30 a.m – 9 p.m.
December 30 – Open 8 a.m – 9 p.m.
December 31 – Closed at 10:30 a.m. *reopens at 4 p.m. for Rotary New Year’s Eve Event
January 1 – Closed

Kenora Public Library

December 24 –December 26 – Closed
December 27 – Open 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
December 28 – Open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
December 29 – Open 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
December 30 – Jan 1 – Closed

Keewatin Public Library

December 24 – 26 Closed
December 27 – Open 2 – 7 p.m.
December 28 – Open 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
December 29 – Open 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
December 30 – January 1 - Closed

Lake of the Woods Discovery Centre (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

December 24 – December 26 – Closed
December 27 – Open
December 28 – Open
December 29 – Open
December 30 – Open
December 31 – Closed at 12 p.m.
January 1 – Closed

Lake of the Woods Museum

December 24 – January 1 - Closed, except Saturday, December 29 – Open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Reopening January 2 at 10 a.m.

Any after-hours troubles for essential services can be directed to 807- 467-2080.

The City of Kenora apologizes for the inconvenience, and wish the public a happy and safe holiday season.

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