2021 Construction Projects

Road Construction

 Armstrong Bridge and Hagen's Bridge Replacements

Type of Work: Bridge replacement and rehabilitation

Timing: April 6 to August 30, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete a bridge replacement of the Armstrong Bridge B000070, as well as bridge rehabilitation of Hagan's Bridge B000067, both located on Jones Baseline.  Construction commences on April 6 until August 30, 2021.

There is a road closure on Jones Baseline from Guelph Nichol Townline to Sideroad 20 for the Armstrong Bridge B000070 replacement.  There is no through access during construction.  A detour route is posted taking the travelling public around the project site.  The detour includes Wellington Road 22, Wellington Road 29, and Sideroad 20.

During the rehabilitation of Hagan's Bridge B000067, Jones Baseline is accessible from Wellington Road 22 to Guelph Nichol Townline.  There is access to local traffic only.  Delays are expected.

Detour Route

Wellington Road 18, at Beatty Line and at Gerrie Road

(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Traffic signals and Intersection improvements

Timing: June to October, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to install traffic signals and complete intersection improvements on Wellington Road 18 at Beatty Line.

Lane restrictions are expected and additional information will be posted once determined. 

Wellington Road 18, Bothwick Drain B018105 at Fifth Line, and Road Resurfacing from Fergus to Dufferin

(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Bridge replacement and Asphalt Rehabilitation

Timing: June to Mid August, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete a bridge replacement of Bothwick Drain B018105 located on Wellington Road 18, approximately 2.6 km east of Wellington Road 26.  

There is a road closure on Wellington Road 18 at Fifth Line for the bridge replacement, starting Monday July 5th for about a month. The page will be updated with an opening date as we get closer.

A detour route is posted taking the travelling public around the project site.  The detour includes Wellington Road 26, Wellington Road 22 and Wellington Road 29. Delays are expected and the use of an alternate route is recommended.

The asphalt rehabilitation on Wellington Road 18 is from East-West Garafraxa Townline to west of 5th Line, Fergus. Lane restrictions are expected and additional information will be posted once determined.

Detour Route

Wellington Road 21, Badley Bridge B021057

(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation

Timing: Spring of 2021

Impact: Construction is now complete.

Wellington Road 30, from Wellington Road 39 to Wellington Road 86 

(Township of Guelph/Eramosa)

Type of Work: Asphalt rehabilitation

Timing: June to September, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete asphalt rehabilitation on Wellington Road 30 from Wellington Road 39 to Wellington Road 86.

Lane restrictions are expected and additional information will be posted once determined.

 Wellington Road 32, Culvert C320130 Rehab

(Township of Guelph/Eramosa) 

Type of Work: Culvert rehabilitation

Timing: July to September, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete a culvert rehabilitation of Culvert C320130 located between Highway 7 and Speedvale Avenue.

Lane restrictions are expected and additional information will be posted once determined. 

Wellington Road 32, Culvert C321140 Replacement

(Township of Puslinch) 

Type of Work: Culvert replacement

Timing: July to September, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete a culvert replacement of Culvert C321140 located on Wellington Road 32, east of Wellington Road 33.

There is a road closure expected and additional information, including a detour route will be posted once determined. 

Wellington Road 46 (Brock Road), from Maltby Road to McLean Road West

(Township of Puslinch)

Type of Work: Road construction (Phase II) - Paving

Timing: Until the end of June, 2021

Impact: Construction is now complete.

Wellington Road 109, Maitland River Bridge B109128

(Town of Minto)

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation

Timing: April 19 to mid July, 2021

Impact: Road is now open, construction is complete.

Wellington Road 109, Mallet River Bridge B109129

(Township of Wellington North)

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation

Timing: April 5 to mid July, 2021

Impact: Road is now open, construction is complete.

Wellington Road 109, at Sideroad 15, Bridge B109141

(Township of Wellington North)

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation

Timing: June 23 to July 16, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete a bridge rehabilitation of Bridge B109141 located on Wellington Road 109, at Sideroad 15.  

There is a road closure on Wellington Road 109 at Sideroad 15, with no through access.

A detour route is posted taking the travelling public around the project site.  The detour includes Line 2, Wellington Road 16, and Wellington Road 109. There is a width restriction at the bridge work of 14.5' (4.4m). Delays are expected and the use of an alternative route is recommended.

Detour Route

Wellington Road 109, Microsurfacing 

(Township of Wellington North)

Type of Work: Microsurfacing

Timing: July to October, 2021

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete microsurfacing on Wellington Road 109 from Wellington Road 7 (Teviotdale) to Concession 6 S.

Lane restrictions are expected and additional information will be posted once determined.

Miscellaneous Road Projects

Wellington Road 7, between David Street and Wellington Road 21

(Township of Centre Wellington) 

Type of Work: Installation of municipal services for new development

Timing: May 10 to July, 2021

Impact: The Township of Centre Wellington has hired a contractor to construct municipal services for a new development on Wellington Road 7 between Carlton Place and the Grand River.  Construction commences on May 10 until approximately early July, 2021.

The road will remain open and reduced to one lane of traffic during the day.  Once construction has ended each day, the road will reopen.

For additional information regarding this Township construction project, please click the link below:

https://www.centrewellington.ca/en/living-here/construction-projects.aspx

Wellington Road 34, from First Line Nassagaweya to Watson Road South

(Township of Puslinch)

Type of Work: Railway track repairs and paving

Timing: June 4, 2021 at 6:00 pm to June 5, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Impact: The road is now open and construction is complete.

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