Upcoming Film Project - August 14, 2019

Posted on Thursday August 08, 2019

The City of Cambridge is pleased to be welcoming the cast and crew from Anne With an E to film scenes for their upcoming season. They will be filming both interior and exterior scenes at 16 Blenheim Road from approximately 7:00am through 11:00pm on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.

Anticipated Impacts:

  • Full closure of Blair Road between Parkhill Road W and Blenheim Road (residents will be escorted to their homes by Paid Duty Officers);
  • Partial closure of Blair Lane;
  • Partial closure of Parkhill Road W between Blair Road and Park Avenue;
  • Intermittent stoppages on Blenheim Road;
  • Intermittent stoppages are prohibited during “rush hours”. “Rush hours” are identified as the hours between 7:00-9:00am and 4:00-6:00pm.
  • Stoppages will be limited to no more than 3 minutes per incident.

Special Advisories:

  • As this is a period piece, specialized set dressing of the driveway at 16 Blenheim Road may spill out onto Blair Road. The City of Cambridge is aware of the proposal and mitigation plan. The production company will ensure the roadway is clear of any debris prior to the roadway reopening.
  • Late night move in for basecamp at Galt Arena and technical vehicles parking on Lansdowne Road.

Parking:

  • On-street parking has been approved for on the west side of Lansdowne Rd between Blenheim Road and Salisbury Avenue, August 12-14, 2019;
  • Parking for basecamp and crew has been approved for Galt Arena at 95 Shade Street, August 13-14.

Paid Duty Officers from Waterloo Region Police Services will be onsite to ensure public safety. Please contact Economic Development at (519) 740-4685 with any questions or concerns, or contact us by email at invest@cambridge.ca.

To learn more about filming in Cambridge, please visit our website at: www.investcambridge.ca.