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Road and bridge construction projects

The Town of Georgina is committed to maintaining and rehabilitating its local roads, and keeping them in good repair for the benefit of the community. We thank you for your patience while we complete these infrastructure improvements.

Last Updated: Nov. 4, 2020

Road construction projects

Church Street (west of Metro Road)/Shorecrest/Shoreline Place)

Church Street and Shorecrest Road connect Metro Road North to Lake Drive North, Shoreline Place is a cul de sac branching off Church Street.

Project details

  • Status: Work is completed except for swale improvements in Parkette, to be completed in spring 2021
  • Ward: 2
  • Start: Winter 2019
  • End: Completed

Improvements: New water services along Church Street, drainage improvements, new sidewalk and curbs, AODA compliant crossings and improvements made to Joy Marritt Parkette

What to expect day-to-day: Winterizing

The Queensway (Morton Avenue to Church Street)

The Queensway is a two-lane collector road which runs through the heart of uptown Keswick.

Project details

  • Status: Status: Work is complete, pending final review of project manager
  • Ward: 2
  • Start: July 2019
  • End: September 2020

Improvements: Asphalt resurfaced and isolated concrete repairs

What to expect day-to-day: Cleanup of the work area

Simcoe Street

Simcoe Street is a three-lane collector road which connects Uptown Keswick.

Project details

  • Status: Status: Work is complete, pending final review of project manager
  • Ward: 2
  • Start: July 2019
  • End: September 2020
  • Improvements: Site cleanup and minor repairs

What to expect day-to-day: Cleanup of work area

Carrick Avenue, Natanya Boulevard, Wexford Drive and Fontaine Drive

These are a series of two-lane local and collector roads in the Keswick by the Lake subdivision.

Project details

  • Status: Status: Work is complete, pending final review of project manager
  • Ward: 2
  • Start: July 2019
  • End: September 2020
  • Improvements: Asphalt resurfaced and isolated concrete repairs

What to expect day-to-day: Cleanup of work area

Cryderman Sideroad and Miles Road (south portion)

These are two-lane rural collector roads which connect local residents to Highway 48.

Project details

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: August 2020
  • End: October 2020

Improvements: Asphalt resurfacing

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays and reduced through access

Old Shiloh Road

Old Shiloh Road is a two-lane rural collector connecting Cedarbrae and Udora

Project details

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 5
  • Start: July 2020
  • End: October 2020
  • Improvements: Asphalt resurfacing

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays and reduced through access

Brook Crescent, Otter Cove, Healthbank Avenue, Deerhurst Lane and Sibbald Crescent

These roads are a series of local roads in the Forestry subdivision.

Project details

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 5
  • Start: July 2020
  • End: October 2020
  • Improvements: Asphalt resurfacing

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays and reduced through access

Bridge construction projects 

The Town is committed to improving and repairing infrastructure for the benefit of the community.

B1 – Baldwin Road Bridge Rehabilitation

Baldwin Road is a two-lane bridge 260 metres east of Catering Road

Project details

  • Status: Construction is underway
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: September 2020
  • End: November 2020
  • Improvements: Bridge concrete repairs and road resurfacing

What to expect day-to-day: North lane repairs are complete, south lane is expected to be completed shortly. The remaining repairs are not expected to disrupt traffic.

B2 – Frog Street Bridge Rehabilitation

Frog Street Bridge is a wooden bridge 2 km west of Park Road

Project details

  • Status: Work has not started
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: Fall 2020
  • End: Winter 2020/2021
  • Improvements: Replacement of one pier cross brace and road resurfacing of approaches

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays may occur. 

B3 - Old Shiloh Road Bridge Rehabilitation

Old Shiloh Road Bridge is a two-lane narrow bridge 2.6 km east of Park Road

Project details

  • Status: Work is in progress
  • Ward: 5
  • Start: Fall 2020
  • End: Spring 2021, repairs will not disrupt traffic
  • Improvements: Bridge concrete repairs, installation of new traffic signs, road resurfacing

What to expect day-to-day: Closure of bridge is necessary due to narrow platform. Resurfacing to occur shortly, bridge will re-open after paving 

Development construction projects 

Catering Road

From Dalton Road to Country Mile

Project details

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: September 2020
  • End:  December 2020 with work commencing again in spring 2021
  • Improvements: Site servicing for development prior to winter shutdown

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays, full and partial rolling closures

Treasure Hill Development

N/S of Church Street between Woodbine Avenue and the Queensway North

Project details

  • Status: Work is in progress
  • Ward: 3
  • Start: 2018
  • End: Preparing for winter shutdown
  • Improvements: Church Street urbanization, watermain, sanitary, curbs and sidewalks and storm sewers

What to expect day-to-day: Full closures/detour routes

Dovedale Drive Extension

Road extension from Tim Jacobs Drive to Roselm Avenue

Project details

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 1
  • Start: September 2020
  • End: Preparing for winter shutdown
  • Improvements: Undergrounding services and road construction

What to expect day-to-day: Ongoing construction

High Street Sanitary Sewer Replacement

From River Street to High Street Bridge over Black River

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: October 2020
  • End: November 2020
  • Improvements: Undergrounding services and road construction

What to expect day-to-day: Some delays, one lane closure

Black River Road Forcemain Construction

From Stadacona Avenue to entrance of Sutton Water Resources Facility

  • Status: Work in progress
  • Ward: 4
  • Start: October 2020
  • End: December 2020
  • Improvements: Undergrounding services

What to expect day-to-day: Minor delays

Frequently asked questions

What different types of road construction are there?

Resurfacing – Replacement of the paved surface in the travelled portion of the road.

Reconstruction – Replacement of the asphalt surface and structural pavement surrounding the road.

 

What does urbanization mean?

Replacing roadside ditch and culvert systems with curb and gutter or similar.

Who do I contact with a question about the project?

Please contact us at 905-476-4301 or info@georgina.ca

Who do I contact if there is an issue with the project and my property?

Please contact us at 905-476-4301 or info@georgina.ca

What if there is a road project I don’t see on this list?

Visit york.ca to ensure that the project is not located on a regional road.

If the project is not a regional road and is not on this list, contact us at 905-476-4301 or info@georgina.ca