Public Notice of Service Disruption

The City of Dryden Public Notices are posted to inform the public of important information.  Notices pertaining to temporary disruptions in services impacting the public will include information about the reason for the disruption, its anticipated duration, and a description of alternative facilities or services, if any, that may be available. 

The City will make every effort to provide prior notice of disruption of services, recognizing that in an emergency or unplanned disruptions advance notice may not be possible; however, the City will provide notice as soon as it is able.  Notices will be posted to the City's website, through the local media and/or through any other method that may be reasonable under the circumstances.

Examples of services or access to services being disrupted include, but are not limited to: 

  • building or facilities closure
  • recreational facilities or grounds closed or not available for use
  • elevator out of order
  • public washroom closures
  • power-operated doors not working
  • transportation services not available
  • accessible entrances not available
  • transportation corridors not available (sidewalks, walkways, roads, etc.)


In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (A.O.D.A.) and Section 5 of the Accessibility Standards for Customer Service (Ontario Regulation 429/07) and City of Dryden Policy MU-AC-01 Accessibility Standards for Customer Service, the City of Dryden provides
the following notice:


October 18, 2017

Please be advised the intersection of Van Horne Ave. and Goodall St. is now open to vehicular traffic.  However, the southbound lane of Van Horne Ave., south of Goodall St., remains closed until further notice.  The closure is required to replace underground storm water systems.  Public Works will take every effort to minimize the disruption on this route.

Public Works apologizes for this inconvenience and would like to thank you for your co-operation during this time. 

Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact Public Works at 223-2367.


July 21, 2017

The City of Dryden advises that the Skywalk Elevator located on Queen Street (southside) remains out of service.

The Service Technician has been on site but the issues have not been resolved to date.  Southside access to/from the Skywalk is still available by the stairs.

The City of Dryden apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks you for your patience.

There are no other disruption of service notices at this time.