The project is ahead of schedule and will be completed mid May. The contractor is installing the curb and will be starting to pave next week. On Monday, May 1st (weather dependent), lane restrictions at the intersection of Talbot Street and First Avenue will be in place from 9pm until 7:30am the next morning to complete the paving of the intersection. Westbound traffic on Talbot will be able to turn northbound onto First Avenue, Eastbound traffic on Talbot will be able to turn northbound onto First Avenue, and Southbound traffic on First Avenue will be able to turn westbound onto Talbot Street, all other movements will be restricted.
Downtown Development Board
Welcome to Downtown St. Thomas!
Downtown St. Thomas is a wonderful place to work, play, shop and live, with 3 kilometres of beautifully painted murals, lush parkettes, gorgeous historic Victorian buildings, and of course with over 300 unique restaurants, shops and services.
Downtown St. Thomas is also the home of great events such as the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, the Santa Claus Parade and the Iron Horse Festival. There is so much to see and do in downtown St. Thomas!
Downtown businesses are represented by the Downtown Development Board. The Board operates under the authority of City Council and exists for the purposes of downtown promotion and beautification.
Please visit our website for helpful information on businesses and events.
Please be advised that construction will start on Elm Street from Centennial Avenue to east of Tyke Road for underground storm sewer installation. The construction will start on Monday, May 1, 2017 with traffic control and lane restriction in place until the end of May 2017. Please follow traffic control signs and personnel on site in order to navigate through the construction zone safely.
The City is excited to announce the Edward Street Road Rehabilitation Project will start in April. The Burwell Road Rehabilitation project will begin after Edward Street has been completed. Construction is expected to be complete in July 2017. For more information visit the Construction Projects page.
The Elgin St. Thomas Age-Friendly Committee is developing a community plan for residents of Elgin County and the City of St. Thomas. An Age-Friendly community is one where policies, services and structures related to the physical and social environments support and enable older residents to lead healthy, active lives and stay involved in their communities.
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