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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.

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.

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.

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

15% Complete

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
maps Logo   Key Plans

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.

90% 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

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: 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

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.

0% Complete
maps Logo   Notice of Construction - Phase 3

Location/Description: Replacement of the existing sanitary forcemain from the Dain City Pumping Station to Gordon Street. Phase 3, extends from the existing connection at Forks Road and Logan Avenue to Kingsway/Canal Bank following Canal Bank Street to southern limit at the railway overpass bridge. It is projected for construction starting late September 2020 with completion by December 2020.
Traffic /Service Disruption: One lane of traffic to be maintained, minor periods of full road closure may be required.