City of Sault Ste. Marie Victoria Day Holiday Hours


With the Victoria Day long weekend almost upon us, The Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie would like the advise the Community of the holiday closures and hours of operations across the following various City facilities.

The following City facilities will be closed Victoria Day, Monday, May 19:

  • Cemetery office
  • Children’s Centres (Jessie Irving, Maycourt, Best Start – Holy Family site)
  • Civic Centre
  • Essar Centre
  • Essar Centre Box Office (Open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday to Friday)
  • Ermatinger•Clergue National Historic Site
  • John Rhodes Community Centre Arenas
  • McMeeken Arena (closed for the season)
  • Centennial Library and Churchill and Korah branches
  • Seniors’ Centres (Drop-In and Steelton)
  • Social Services (Ontario Works, Social Housing, Community Child Care, and Accessibility office)
  • Public Works and Transportation office. For 24 hour emergency service requests call 705-759-5201.
  • Transit office

John Rhodes Community Centre Pool

  • Open Monday, May 19 for Parent/ Child Swim and Lane Swim 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and from 1-3 p.m. for Public Swim

Marine Facilities

  • Bellevue Marina will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. throughout the weekend including Monday, May 19.
  • Roberta Bondar Marina will open for the season on Friday, May 23.
  • The recreational lock at the Sault Canal will open for the season starting on May 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. each day until June 19 including the Victoria Day Monday. Daily hours from June 20 to September 1 are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. From September 2 to October 15 the lock will be open from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. daily.

Northern Community Centre (556 Goulais Avenue)

  • Open Monday, May 19 for scheduled events only.

Refuse, Recycling, Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

No collection Monday, May 19. Collection for the balance of the week will be one day late. Refuse, recyclables, leaf and yard waste must be placed curbside by 7:30 a.m. to ensure pickup.

The Landfill site will be closed Monday, May 19, however; the Landfill is open on Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Household Special Waste Depot located at 115 Industrial Park Crescent (turn off Great Northern Road across from Giovanni’s Restaurant) is open Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. until October 25.

Transit Services

There will be NO regular transit or Parabus service Monday, May 19. Regular service will resume on Tuesday, May 20.

Parabus bookings for Saturday, May 17, Sunday, May 18 and Tuesday, May 20 must have been made by noon on Friday, May 16. For additional transit information call 705-759-5438.