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Road Closures / Construction Projects

Construction project’s activity and road closures can be found on this page.
Road Closures:

This is to notify the public of a road closure of the Forks Road Bridge. This closure is require for public safety. The bridge will be closed November 2, 2018 and remain closed until further notice. The bridge will remain open to pedestrian traffic only at all times. EMERGENGY SERVICES WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS. The detour will utilize Highway 58, Highway 58A and Canal Bank Street. For more details, read the media release.

For any questions regarding the above please contact Mark Slade at 905 735 1700 ex 2212. Traffic and Parking Operations

Road detour Forks Road


Construction Activity for Municipal Subdivisions and Niagara Region Projects:

70% Complete
Location/Description: To install inside servicing in subdivision and servicing on Memorial Park Drive.
Activity: Base Roadways complete. Building permits have been issued.Silvergate Homes building. Memorial Park Drive complete with the exception of top asphalt tentatively scheduled for 2020.

65% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off Clare Avenue near Fitch Street Phases 1-4
Activity: Internal roads base asphalt for phase 1, 2 & 3 are complete. Building permits have been obtained. Houses being built.

75% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off North Valley Drive near the intersection of Vanjo Dr and Clare Ave
Activity: Roadway complete subdivision registered. Building permits available. Building on going.

80% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision bounded by Webber Road, South Pelham Road and Gaiser Road
Activity: Phases 3-6 complete. Building permits are now available. Building in progress.

10% Complete
Location/Description: North West corner of Webber Road and South Pelham Road
Activity: Property has been sold by Silvestri Investments to Capital Homes.

75% Complete
Location/Description: 40 McCabe St former recreational centre. Bounded by McCabe and Bradley
Activity: Primary Servicing complete. Base roads for McCabe and Bradley complete. Building on-going.

40% Complete
Location/Description: North East Corner of South Pelham Road and Webber Road. New Seniors care facility and row of townhouses on site.
Activity: Storm infrastructure adjacent to Webber Rd. installed and backfilled.

90% Complete
Location/Description: Phase 1 of Memorial Park redevelopment. Current work, scheduled for fall 2018, will include the draining and filling of the existing pond along with site grading and the creation of a drainage swale. The work will also include the creation of a ground rink for winter skating.
Activity: Grading for memorial park is 90% complete. Top soil & seeding will commence September 2020 to avoid summer drought. Ice rink grading completed.

97% Complete
Location/Description: Reconstruction of Fitch St. from 1st Ave to Shotwell St., Somerville Ave., Merritt St. from Somerville Ave. to Shotwell St.
Activity:Project completed. Minor deficiencies and fence installation at Lawn Bowling club to be completed in 2020.
Traffic /Service Disruption: Road is closed, Contractor will try to maintain one lane of traffic as much as possible. Note that paving activities scheduled for this week and full road closure with no access may be required.

90% Complete
Location/Description: Installation of a modular prefabricated Booster Pump Station adjacent to Hunters Pointe Golf Club.
Activity: Pump station completed, commissioning of pump station ongoing. Pump station currently in operation however not meeting performance standards. New pumps have been installed and did not fix performance issues. Contractor currently troubleshooting issues to come up with a solution.

75% Complete
Location/Description: Reconstruction of Church St. from Niagara St. to Chippawa Park, Fell St. from Merritt St. to Church St., Highland Gardens from East Limit to Chippawa Park, Shotwell St. from Fitch St. to Church St., Elgin St. from Niagara St. to Shotwell St. and Merritt St. from Niagara St. to Fell St.
Activity: Currently working on road excavation, subdrain and curb on Church St. West of Edgar. Concrete Sidewalk on Fell St. & Merritt St. Landscaping ongoing site wide.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained at all times.

100% Complete
Location/Description: Watermain replacement & new sidewalk installation on Woodlawn Rd between South Pelham Rd. and Clare Ave. New storm collection system will be installed in place of existing ditch system.
Activity: Project completed and under maintenance.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained at all times.

70% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new development off of McCabe
Activity: Servicing complete, road base commenced. Watermain testing and tie in completed. Building permits have been approved.

50% Complete
Location/Description: New Subdivison south of Forks Road at the East end of Forks.
Activity: Base road construction complete, curb/asphalt ongoing.

95% Complete
Location/Description: Various locations across City
Activity: 2020 Program complete. Additional locations have been added. Contractor has not given a timeline as to when they will be completed however will be this year.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained at all times.

100% Complete
Location/Description: Road Patching on Quaker Road
Activity: Road patching program has been completed.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained, minor periods of full road closure may be required.

20% Complete
Location/Description: Design Build Contract for a new Fire hall Headquarters on the old Atlas lands off East Main St. Project incorporates land cleanup, design and build of new fire hall and training center.
Activity: Initial site works completed. Working through Shop Drawing package.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One Lane to be maintained at all time

90% Complete
Location/Description: New Splash pad installation at Maple Park
Activity: Landscaping to be completed this week. Water sanitisation forthcoming.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane to be kept open at all times

15% Complete
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Location/Description: Watermain replacement on Lyons Creek Rd. from Moyer Rd. to Matthews Rd.
Watermain replacement on Trufall Ave. from St. George St. to Feeder St.
Activity: Lyons Creek Road ongoing. Main line pipe installation ongoing from Culvert to East limit of project (passed Matthews Road). First portion of watermain will be tied in within the next week, services to begin afterward.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained, minor periods of full road closure may be required.

45% Complete
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Location/Description:
  • Leaside Drive from Woodlawn Road to McCrae Drive – Road Resurfacing
  • Loyalist Drive from Lloyd Avenue to Jennifer Court – Road Resurfacing
  • McCrae Drive from Rice Road to Leaside Drive – Road Resurfacing & Watermain Replacement between 26 McCrae Drive and Rice Road
  • Rice Road from Rolling Acres Drive to 163 Rice Road – Watermain Replacement
  • Riceholme Place from Leaside Drive to End of Court – Road Resurfacing
  • Silvan Drive from Leaside Drive to 10 Silvan Drive – Road Resurfacing
Activity:Water services on Rice Road currently ongoing, water activities anticipated to be completed by the end of next week. Leaside Drive concrete repairs ongoing. Loyalist curb replacement ongoing. Subdrain installation on Leaside Drive ongoing.
Traffic /Service Disruption: Roads are closed, Contractor will try to maintain one lane of traffic as much as possible.

0% Complete
Location/Description: Various locations throughout City
Activity: Project awarded, contractor has scheduled in the project to commence first week of August 2020.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane to be kept open at all times

0% Complete
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Location/Description: Full road Reconstruction of Edgar St. from Church St. to Northcote Ave., Weller Ave. from Edgar St. to West limit, Elmview St. from Edgar St. to Niagara St., Northcote Ave from Edgar St. to Niagara St. & Charlotte Court from Northcote Ave to South limit.
Activity: Tender closed, awaiting council award.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained, minor periods of full road closure may be required.

0% Complete
Location/Description: Guiderail Replacement on the South Pelham Road Bridge & Colbeck Drive Bridge.
Activity: Tender closed, awaiting council approval.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained.

0% Complete
Location/Description: Sewer lining program on various streets throughout the City
Activity: Tender closed, awaiting council approval.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained.

0% Complete
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Location/Description: Watermain replacement on Achilles Avenue from Dover Road to to Dunkirk Road.
Watermain replacement on Dover Court from Dover Road to Dover Road.
Watermain replacement on Ajax Avenue from Dover Road to Dunkirk Road.
Activity: Tender closed, awaiting council approval.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained, minor periods of full road closure may be required.