film notice annoucement with film camera in background

The City of Brantford Economic Development, Tourism & Cultural Initiatives Department is pleased to welcome the cast and crew of Chimp 3. They will be filming scenes on George Street, Dalhousie Street, King Street and Colborne Street (near the Sherwood Restaurant).

The story follows a former military specialist who now investigates a wide conspiracy with corrupt police officers, politicians and businessmen.

Film crews will arrive in Brantford on Monday, June 26. Preparation, filming, and wrap- up activities will occur from June 30 to July 13, with primary filming from July 3 to 7.

In the event of a Screen Actors Guild strike, production may be delayed with tentative dates rescheduled by 14 days, with crews arriving on July 10, related activities occurring from July 13 to 27, and primary filming July 17 to 21.

Businesses impacted by the closure have been contacted directly by the production to make necessary arrangements.

Residents and businesses displaced can reach out to the Location Manager or Assistant Location manager identified at the bottom of the circulated notification letter. In and out access for affected local residents as well as business owners, employees, and customers will be coordinated. Also, regular waste collection will be coordinated for impacted residents and businesses. Cast, crew, and support vehicles will be parked on private or institutional lots in the near vicinity.

Anticipated Impacts

Special Effects and Noise Exemption

The production will use explosives, pyrotechnics, fires/burning, simulated gunfire, mock weapons/officers/vehicles, drones/UAV, and simulated accidents. While no filming activities are expected after 11 pm and before 7 am on any production day, a noise exemption application has been obtained for the relocation of production vehicles.

Road, Sidewalk, and Intermittent Traffic (ITC) Closures

  • Closure: July 2 at 7 am to July 7 at 11 pm for:
    • George St. from Dalhousie St. to Nelson St.
    • Darling St. from Market St. to Charlotte St.
  • Closure: either July 6 or 7 at 6 am to 11 pm for one day only (weather dependent with 48 hours notice) for:
    • Dalhousie St. from Clarence St. to King St.
    • King St. from Colborne St. to Wellington St.
    • Queen St. from Colborne St. to Darling St.
    • Market St. from Dalhousie St. to Darling St.
    • Charlotte St. from Colborne St. to Darling St.
    • Market St. at Wellington St. (ITC 10am to 4pm)
  • Intermittent traffic control: July 2 at 7 am to July 7 at 11 pm when Dalhousie St. is open for:
    • Dalhousie St., west of Charlotte St., during filming hours.
  • Intermittent traffic control: either July 6 or 7 from 7 am to 11 pm during filming:
    • Colborne St. (east of James Ave.);
    • Colborne St. (at Hamilton Ave. / Chester St.); and,
    • Locks Rd. (at Glenwood Dr.).

Street Parking

  • June 26 at 7 am to July 13 at 11 pm for:
    • George St. from Dalhousie St. to Nelson St.
    • Dalhousie St. from George to Charlotte St. (north side).
    • Darling St. from Market St. to Charlotte St. (south side).
  • July 2 at 7 am to July 7 at 11 pm for all spaces:
    • Nelson St. from Market St. to Charlotte St.
    • Wellington St. from Market St. to Charlotte St.
    • Charlotte St. from Dalhousie St. to Nelson St.
    • Dalhousie St. (2 spots TOTAL north side) from Market St. to George St.
    • King St. from Darling St. to Dalhousie St. (east side, 5 spots).
  • Either July 6 or 7 at from 10 pm the night before the closure to 11 pm the day of the closure for all spaces:

    • Darling St. from Bridge St. to Market St.

  • July 6 or 7 from 7 am to 11 pm during filming:
    • Echo Villa Ave. (Colborne St. to Glenwood Dr. – east side); and,
    • Glenwood Dr. (Echo Villa Ave. to Locks Rd. – south side).