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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 residents of a temporary closure of East Main Street from King Street to Wellington Street. All roads that intersect with East Main Street will be closed. Burgar Street will also be closed at Grove Street. The closure will be in effect from 3:30p.m. to 5:30p.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017.

The detour route will utilize Wellington Street, Lincoln Street and Prince Charles Drive.

For any questions regarding the above please contact Mark Slade at (905) 735-1700 x 2212.

Traffic and Parking Operations

Santa Claus Parade closure map


Construction Activity for Municipal Subdivisions and Niagara Region Projects:

99% Complete
Location/Description: To install watermain, watermain services and road rehabilitation for Wright Street.
Activity: Deficiencies to be addressed.

99% Complete
Location/Description:

  • Rogers Drive – Niagara Street to Carlton Avenue – Full excavation, granular base, curbs, sidewalk and full depth asphalt replacement.
  • Burgar Street – Young Street (North Limit) to Lincoln Street – Sidewalk repair, Full length curb replacement, and full depth asphalt replacement. Also lead service replacements.
  • River Road – Ross Street Intersection - Full excavation, granular base, curb, and full depth asphalt replacement.

Activity: Construction complete. Contract under maintenance

99% Complete
Location/Description: To install watermain, watermain services and road rehabilitation for Niagara Street from Riverbank to Thorold Road.
Activity: Construction complete. Contract under maintenance
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic is to be maintained at all times

99% Complete
Location/Description: To install watermain, watermain services and road rehabilitation for Endicott (Springhead to Colbeck) and Springhead (Colbeck to Endicott).
Activity: Construction complete. Contract under maintenance.

99% Complete
Location/Description: Welland Farmer's Market, resurfacing with concrete, all irregular surfaces around the market square buildings and new commemorative wall project.
Activity: Construction complete. Contract under maintenance.

80% Complete
Location/Description: Buchner Road and Hwy 140. Construction of the new General Electric Assembly Plant.
Activity: Contractor is working on site. Internal Servicing complete.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic open at all times

50% Complete
Location/Description: To install inside servicing in subdivision and servicing on Memorial Park Drive.
Activity: Contractor installing internal roadways. Asphalt scheduled in two weeks.

80% Complete
Location/Description: Expansion of Welland's Woodlawn Cemetery
Activity: Road and Site work complete. Planting and Finishing work to be completed.

95% Complete
Location/Description: Watermain replacement of Richmond Street from North West Limit to Springfield Street
Activity: Contract complete and under maintenance.

70% Complete
Location/Description: Sanitary Sewer and Watermain Replacement on McNaughton Road from Churchill Avenue to Nelles Road, Bishop Road from Churchill Avenue to Nelles Road, Churchill Avenue from Bishop to East Limit. Nelles Road has been removed from the contract.
Activity: All under ground work completed. Above ground work in progress (sidewalks, road).
Traffic /Service Disruption: Slight traffic delay when completing underground services.


Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off Clare Avenue near Fitch Street
Activity: Internal roads base asphalt for phase 1.

0% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision off North Valley Drive near the intersection of Vanjo Dr and Clare Ave
Activity: Curb and road base installed. Base asphalt expected to be installed soon.

0% Complete
Location/Description: Servicing for new subdivision bounded by Webber Road, South Pelham Road and Gaiser Road
Activity: Contractor clearing and grubbing site.

15% Complete
Location/Description: Construction of a New Skateboard and BMX Park on the West side of the Recreational Canal South of Lincoln St.
Activity: Detailed design of skate park is complete.

50% Complete
Location/Description: Trelawn Parkway - Woodlawn Road to Page Drive, Clare Avenue - Woodlawn Road to Heritage Drive, Northgate Drive - North End Cul-de-sac tp 113/111 Northgate Drive, Idylwood Road - Pinehust Drive to Pinehurst Drive
Activity: Curb work being completed on Clare. Landscaping being completed on Idylwood, Trelawn and Northgate. Base asphalt complete on Idylwood, Trelawn and Northgate. Excavation and base asphalt still required on Clare. Top asphalt still required on all streets.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic open at all times

80% Complete
Location/Description: Final reinstatement of utility work completed by the Public Works Department from the previous year. Work included, but not limited to concrete, asphalt, and landscaping. The 2017 project is split into two phases.
Activity: Asphalt, concrete, and landscaping restoration currently be completed at various location.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained at all times

0% Complete
Location/Description: The intersection reconstruction and roadway improvements are part of the General Electric (GE) factory that is being constructed at Highway 140 and Buchner Road. Buchner Road will serve as the main entrance for the factory. A traffic Impact Study completed in March 2016, identified several upgrades that were required, in order to accommodate the increased traffic volumes.
Activity:


Location/Description: Project included sidewalk repairs identified during sidewalk inspections and two new sections of sidewalk on Coventry Road and Regatta Drive.
Activity: