Stratford News Work to be done on Stratford’s north shore pathway SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Thursday, Feb. 21st, 2019 Work to be done on Stratford's north shore pathway. Photo supplied by City of Stratford. A heads up when you’re making your way around Stratford next week. Officials say the north shore pathway will be closed between Waterloo Street and the bottom of James Street starting next Monday and finishing next Friday. They say it’s so that bank and pathway restoration work can be done. Those walking around the river can use William Street to complete that part of the loop.