2020 Construction Projects

Road Construction

2020 Construction Location Map

Wellington Road 46 (Brock Road), McLean Road to Wellington Road 34

(Township of Puslinch)

Type of Work: Road reconstruction (Phase II)

Timing: March to September, 2020

Impact:  Construction of Phase II will include the continuation of the reconstruction of Wellington Road 46 (Brock Road) from Cockburn Street to approximately 300m north of Wellington Road 34 including the new roundabout at Wellington Road 34. 

Wellington Road 46 will be reduced to two lanes of traffic during road reconstruction.  There will be restricted access between Wellington Road 46 and Wellington Road 34.  Information signs are posted at the construction site for the travelling public.

There will be traffic delays and the use of an alternate route is recommended.

Wellington Road 50, Fifth Line to Wellington Road 24

(Town of Erin)

Type of Work: Road reconstruction

Timing: May to September, 2020

Impact:  There will be an impending road closure during this project.  Further information will be posted once established.

Bridge and Culvert Construction

Wellington Road 21, Badley Bridge B021057

(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Bridge Replacement

Timing: January 6, 2020 to December, 2020

Impact:  This project consists of the replacement of the Badley Bridge, as well as road reconstruction of Metcalfe Street from East Mill Street to High Street.  The road work is in partnership with the Township of Centre Wellington.  Badley Bridge is now closed for the existing structure removal and will be reopened in December, 2020.  There will be no impact to school buses or garbage and recycling and emergency services will be accomodated; however, there will be no access across the bridge as of January 6, 2020.  

There are two detour routes in place during this bridge replacement.  The commercial truck detour route utilizes Wellington Road 7, Wellington Road 18/Woolwich Street, and Metcalfe Street.  The passenger car detour route utilizes Wellington Road 7, David Street West, Geddes Street, and Metcalfe Street.  These detour routes are posted taking the travelling public around the project site.  Information signs are also posted. 

In addition, temporary traffic signals are in place at the intersection of Wellington Road 7 and Middlebrook Road/David Street West.  For additional information on this construction project, please click on the "Badley Bridge Construction" tab located under "Construction".

Wellington Road 86, Bridge B086126, Wellington Road 11 to Sideroad 6 (Perth)

(Township of Mapleton) 

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation and road resurfacing and recycling

Timing: May to September, 2020

Impact:  Once a contractor has been hired, information will be posted.

Miscellaneous Road Projects

Wellington Road 124, between Township Road 1 and Wellington Road 32

(Township of Guelph/Eramosa)

Type of Work: Railway track work

Timing: May 4, 2020 to May 8, 2020 

Impact:  CN Rail will be completing railway track work on the Wellington Road 124 tracks located between Township Road 1 and Wellington Road 32.  There will be a road closure during this time.  Information signs will be posted in the vicinity of and at the project site.  The detour route will include Township Road 1, Paisley Road, and Wellington Road 32.

Winston Churchill Boulevard, from 1200 m south of Ballinafad Road to Olde Base Line Road

*Region of Peel Project and Location Map

Type of Work: Road reconstruction

Timing: May 2018 to Spring 2020 (weather permitting)

Impact:  This project is substantially complete with some minor works to to finished in Spring 2020, weather permitting.

Road Resurfacing

Wellington Road 14, Tucker Street to 400m North of Sideroad 9

(Township of Wellington North)

Type of Work: Road resurfacing and recycling

Timing: May to September, 2020

Impact:  Once a contractor has been hired, information will be posted.

Carry Over Projects 2019

Wellington Road 18 (Geddes/Woolwich Street), Salem Bridge B018050 

(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Bridge replacement and road reconstruction

Timing: May to July, 2020

Impact: The continuation of road and bridge construction will commence in May, 2020.  Expect delays.

Wellington Road 50 (Harris Street), Highway 7 to Railway Tracks

(Township of Guelph/Eramosa)

Type of Work: Road reconstruction

Timing: April 20 to August, 2020

Impact:  The continuation of road reconstruction will commence on April 20, 2020.  There will be a road closure during this time and access will be permitted to local traffic only.  Information signs are posted in the vicinity of and at the project site.  The detour route will include Highway 7, Wellington Road 27, Wellington Road 124, Wellington Road 49, and Seventh Line.

 Wellington Road 124, Eramosa River Bridge B124135

(Town of Erin)

Type of Work: Bridge replacement

Timing: current to June, 2020 (Phase II)

Impact: Two lanes of traffic (one east/one west) has been established and will be maintained throughout Phase II until the end of construction in June, 2020. 

There will be traffic delays and the use of an alternate route is recommended.

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