Stratford News Part of Highway 7 still closed SHARE ON: Patrick Grapes, staff Monday, Mar. 17th, 2014 Delays are expected again today on Highway 7. The MTO is reporting a section of the road is still closed. The eastbound lane, east of Highway 23, was first shut down last week for “emergency road work”. Once again, if possible, you should avoid this area to prevent any delays in your commute this afternoon.