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:

June 23, 2017

The City of Dryden and Union Gas advise that Union Gas will have Van Horne Ave. closed to vehicular traffic at the intersection of Parkdale Rd. on Monday, June 26th, 2017 starting at approximately 6:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. for gas valve repair.


As well, please be advised that Union Gas will have Duke St. closed to vehicular traffic from Colonization Ave. to Whitney Ave. on Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 starting at approximately 6:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. for gas valve repair.

Should you have any questions in regards to these closures, please contact Darcy Galvin at 807-221-8403. 

Union Gas apologizes for any inconvenience these closures may cause and thank you for your cooperation.


June 16, 2017

The City of Dryden and the Publics Works Department advises that Sandy Beach Park is temporarily closed to the public. 

The closure is a precautionary measure.  Intense winds the evening of June 14th, 2017, caused a large number of trees to be blown over and fallen limbs.  The City requires time to clean up the area and address any safety concerns with the condition of the existing trees and branches.

Should you require additional information, please contact Blake Poole, Manager of Public Works, at 223-1420.

We apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for your co-operation during this time.


June 14, 2017

The City of Dryden and the Dryden Pool & Fitness Centre advise that the pool facilities will be closed for annual maintenance effective Monday, June 19th, up to and including Sunday, July 2nd.

The Fitness Centre will be open regular hours with the exception of June 22nd & 23rd.

Should you require additional information, please contact the Pool & Fitness Centre Front Desk at 223-1430.

The City of Dryden apologies for any inconvenience and thanks you for your patience.


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