Know before you go
Drivers are urged to use extra caution during the winter season. Consult these regional sources of information before setting out onto the road.
Provincial highway conditions
Conditions for highways #21, #8 and #4 are provided by the Ministry of Transportation through the Ontario 511 program.
Road closures and re-openings
The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are solely responsible for deciding when to close or re-open a road under the Highway Traffic Act. The information for southwestern Ontario is available by following the OPP’s Twitter account. Anyone can view this information online; you do not need to have a Twitter account to see it.
School bus cancellations and delays
In our region, this information is provided by Huron Perth Student Transportation Services.
Local radio stations
Our local radio media provide regular reports to the public using all of the above mentioned information sources.