Transportation Services

Operations Centre


 Reduced Load Limits in Effect: February 15 - May 31, 2024

To keep our municipal roads in tip-top shape, Thames Centre has reduced load limits in place for February 15 - May 31, 2024. Watch for signs on local roads, and see the map for a list of roads with load restrictions in place.

Roads Division
  • The Roads Division is one of the primary operating arms of the municipality

  • The municipality maintains approximately 180 km of gravel roadways and 180 km of hard surface roadways

  • Duties include: patching and filling holes, cutting grass along roadside ditches, performing road side tree maintenance, rebuilding roadways and winter maintenance.

Fleet Services
  • The fleet service is responsible for maintaining and replacing municipally owned vehicles and equipment under the municipal replacement strategy
  • Our purchasing practices ensure that the best and most appropriate equipment is available for each Department's needs
  • We do not keep equipment that is costly to maintain. 
  • Report a streetlight repair or outage to our Transportation Superintendent, Jake McKillop.



Winter Road Maintenance

Please view our Winter Road Maintenance - Frequently Asked Questions

Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) - Safe Driving in Winter Conditions


Road Closures

Planned road closures will be outlined in our Alerts service.

View the Middlesex County Road Closures Map 


Thames Centre's surplus equipment/vehicles are advertised on the GovDeals website.



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