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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:

80% Complete
Location/Description: To install inside servicing in subdivision and servicing on Memorial Park Drive.
Activity: Primary servicing complete. Deficiencies under review. Building ongoing. Topcoat asphalt for Memorial Park Drive to be placed this summer.

80% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off Clare Avenue near Fitch Street Phases 1-4
Activity: All servicing complete. Top asphalt complete for phase 2. Building ongoing for phases 3 and 4.

95% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off North Valley Drive near the intersection of Vanjo Dr and Clare Ave
Activity: Primary and secondary servicing complete

80% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision bounded by Webber Road, South Pelham Road and Gaiser Road
Activity: Primary servicing complete, building ongoing

70% Complete
Location/Description: North West corner of Webber Road and South Pelham Road
Activity: Primary servicing complete. Building ongoing.

99% Complete
Location/Description: 40 McCabe St former recreational centre. Bounded by McCabe and Bradley
Activity: Building and top asphalt complete. Subdivision under maintenance period - to be assumed this year.

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: Primary servicing and base asphalt complete. Deficiencies under review.

80% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new development off of McCabe
Activity: Primary servicing complete. Building ongoing.

90% Complete
Location/Description: New Subdivison south of Forks Road at the East end of Forks.
Activity: Building complete. Curb and complete. Topcoat asphalt to be completed this summer

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

99% Complete

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: In Warranty
Traffic /Service Disruption: No impacts

0% Complete

Location/Description: North of Webber Road, West of Clare Avenue, East of South Pelham Road, North of Westcreek Cres. It was supposed to be Westcreek Ph 2 but they switched it up.
Activity: Approval

60% Complete

Location/Description: This location is east of the railway and north of Forks Road
Activity: Primary servicing is near completion. Base asphalt was placed in June.

0% Complete

Location/Description: Dain West is the former John Deere property being developed by Empire Homes
Activity: Portion of work (model homes) under building permit. Subdivision design forthcoming.

0% Complete

Location/Description: The lands of the former Ucar Carbon products. East of Canal Bank St, North of Hwy 58A
Activity: Site clean up and remediation

95% Complete

Location/Description: South Pelham Road westerly Including part of Gaiser Road and Julia Drive
Activity: Building and top asphalt complete. Phase 1-2 under maintenance period - assumption anticipated 2022.

95% Complete

Location/Description: North of Gaiser Road East of South Pelham Road, West of Clare Avenue
Activity: Phase 1-2 currently completing final inspections before assumption. Phase 3-5 Top asphalt complete. under maintenance period.

95% Complete

Location/Description: North west and south east corners of Gaiser Road and South Pelham Road.
Activity: Building complete. All infrastructure installed under Sparrow Meadows

70% Complete

Location/Description: North of Webber Road, East of Murdoch road in the City of Welland
Activity: Primary servicing complete, building ongoing

50% Complete

Location/Description: Lands North of Sauer including Iva, Louise and Bradley extensions
Activity:primary servicing complete. Base asphalt and curbs installed. Building ongoing.

100% Complete
maps Logo   Drawings for the Road Rehabilitation – Part 1

Location/Description:
Cola Street (Centennial Drive to Lindel Crescent)
  • Asphalt Surface Replacement
  • Curb and Sidewalk (North side only) Replacement
Nottingham Court (Rolling Acres Drive to South Limit
  • Asphalt Surface Replacement
  • Curb and Sidewalk Replacement
Dougherty Crescent (Rice Road to East Limit)
  • Asphalt Surface Replacement
  • Curb and Sidewalk Replacement
Northgate Drive (First Avenue to #112 Northgate Drive
  • Asphalt Surface Replacement
  • Curb and Sidewalk Replacement
Abbey Road (Niagara Street to Gram Avenue)
  • Asphalt Surface Replacement
  • New Curb and Sidewalk (North side only) Installation
Activity: Project Complete. Deficiencies under review.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

95% Complete

Location/Description: Watermain replacement program for the following streets:
State St - Watermain, water services, sanitary laterals, full road, curb & sidewalk replacement
Albert St - Watermain & water service replacement
Cady St - Watermain, water services, sanitary laterals, full road & curb replacement
Sumbler Rd - Watermain, water services & road
Activity: Sumbler Road complete, State St. complete, Albert St. complete. Cady Street complete, awaiting landscaping and final asphalt.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times - Minor full road closure may be required

85% Complete

Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision along West side of Denistoun, North of West Main Street.
Activity: Servicing complete. Deficiencies under review.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

85% Complete

Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision along East side of Colbeck Drive, South of Webber.
Activity: Primary servicing complete.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

0% Complete

Location/Description: New development Extending Regatta Drive to the South and connecting to Kingsway.
Activity: Approval
Traffic /Service Disruption:

65% Complete

Location/Description: New development Extending Wellandvale Drive to the East.
Activity: Construction for primary servicing started May 10 and is expected to be complete July
Traffic /Service Disruption:

70% Complete

Location/Description: Commercial development at North end of River Road and Power Drive.
Activity: Primary servicing complete. Deficiencies under review.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

90% Complete

Location/Description: Servicing for new development lots at the corner of Hilda Street and Aqueduct Street.
Activity: Servicing complete. Building ongoing.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

75% Complete

Location/Description: New subdivision development South of Daimler Parkway.
Activity: Primary servicing complete. Building ongoing.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

70% Complete

Location/Description: Privately owned development North of Daimler Parkway.
Activity: Primary servicing complete, building underway.
Traffic /Service Disruption:

98% Complete
pdf Logo   Notice to Residents
maps Logo   Westmount
maps Logo   Riverview

Location/Description: Cast iron watermain replacement program for Westmount Cres. & Riverview Dr.
Activity: All watermain related works are finished. Final driveway restoration wrapping up. Final surface works to be completed in Spring 2022.
Traffic /Service Disruption: N/A. Spring construction will require lane closures for surface works

90% Complete

Location/Description: Humberstone Road and Southworth Street - between Townline Tunnel Road and Gordon Street
Activity: Final hard surface works have commenced
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained at all times. Localized day closures required for the Regional works

95% Complete

Location/Description: Culvert replacement at River Road, Colbeck Dr & Ridge Rd.
Activity: Culvert on River Road, Colbeck Dr & Ridge Road complete. Handrailing on River Road in production.
Traffic /Service Disruption: Contractor to maintain one lane of traffic when possible.

80% Complete
pdf Logo   Notice to Residents

pdf Logo   Clares Avenue
Location/Description: Surface works between Webber Road and Fitch Street. Underground works between Lynbrook Lane and Fitch Street
Activity: All underground works are complete. Final grading for asphalt and concrete have commenced
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane to be maintained at all time

70% Complete

Location/Description: Hansler Road from St. Lawrence Drive to 140 m south of St. Lawrence Drive - servicing for new subidivsion lots facing Hansler Road
Activity: Primary servicing complete, building ongoing
Traffic /Service Disruption:

0% Complete

Location/Description: Crack Sealing Various Roads City Wide
Activity: Project Completed
Traffic /Service Disruption:

70% Complete

Location/Description: Surface Treatment for the following roads:
Buchner Road from Hwy 140 to East Limit
Person Raod from Buchner Road to Lyons Creek Road
Yokom Road from Person Road to East Limit
Activity: Buchner, Person and Yokom Rd will be completed by June 28, 2022. Grassy Brook Rd will be completed in September
Traffic /Service Disruption:

0% Complete

Location/Description: Asphalt Patching at various locations City wide
Activity: Tender Awarded
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times

70% Complete

Location/Description: Utility Cut reinstatements at various locations City wide
Activity: Construction on going
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times

1% Complete

Location/Description: Terrace Avenue - Windsor Street to Windsor Street
Rainbow Court - Terrace Avenue to North Limit
Carrol Street - Windsor Street to Terrace Avenue
Windsor Street - House #133 to East Limit
Mayfair Drive - Lincoln Street to Windsor Street
Larraine Street - Elmwood Avenue to East Limit
Marigold Street - Elmwood Avenue to East Limit
Activity: Contractor working on Sanitary spot repair project wide and installing watermain on Terrace Ave
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times possible. Minor periods of full road closure may be required.

15% Complete

Location/Description: Siphon located where Welland River goes under the Welland Recreational Canal (behind City Hall).
Activity: Construction on going. Stairway to reopen in July 2022, pathway to reopen August 2022.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic open at all times. Pedestrian access on path of West Siphon bridge closed until June 30th, 2022.

0% Complete

Location/Description: Sanitary spot repairs at the following locations;
Centennial Drive
Lock Street
Wilton Avenue
Afton Avenue
Ontario Road
Maintenance Hole repair on Wright Street and King Street
Activity: Tender Awarded
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times

0% Complete

Location/Description: Forks Road from Kingsway to Cresent and Kingsway North and South of intersection.
Activity: Full road reconstruction and replacement of watermain, sanitary, and storm sewer
Traffic /Service Disruption: Closures and lane reductions required - detours in place

0% Complete

Location/Description: Coventry Road - Morningstar Avenue to Lincoln Street
Macoomb Drive - Woodgate Drive to Trelawn Parkway
Maureen Avenue - Westwood Crescent - Donna Maria Drive
Steven Street - Erin Crescent to Erin Crescent
Erin Crescent - Clare Avenue to Clare Avenue
Activity: Tender closed and approved at Council, Pre-Construction Meeting in next few weeks
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be open at all times possible. Minor periods of full road closure may be required.

0% Complete

Location/Description: Various locations throughout the City
Activity: Construction to commence July 2022
Traffic /Service Disruption:One lane of traffic to be open at all times.