2022 Construction Projects

Current Construction

Pavement Overlay & Patch Work
@ Various Locations throughout Wellington County

The travelling public can expect lane reductions and delays at the various locations during the timing outlined per location. Kindly note that project dates are estimated as work is weather dependent. 

Pavement Overlay Map of Locations

May 11, 2022

Location: Wellington Road 124, at Whitelaw Road intersection (Township of Guelph-Eramosa)

Timing: 6pm May 11 until 3am May 12, 2022

May 12, 2022

Location 1: Belsyde Ave (Wellington Road 18) at Shoppers Drug Mart for 350m (Township of Centre Wellington)

Location 2: Wellington Road 30, from Hwy 6 Marden (Township of Guelph-Eramosa)

Timing: 6pm May 12 until 3am May 13, 2022

May 16, 2022

Location 1: Wellington Road 22, 400m East of Hwy 6 (Township of Guelph-Eramosa)

Location 2: Wellington Road 26 at Sideroad 30 (Town of Erin)

Timing: 6am - 6pm

May 17, 2022

Location 1: Wellington Road 29, Barden Street (Township of Guelph-Eramosa)

May 18, 2022

Location 1: Wellington Road 124 at Wellington Road 27, Brucedale intersection (Town of Erin)

Location 2: Wellington Road 124, 400m west of Fourth Line (Town of Erin)

Timing: 6am - 6pm

May 19, 2022

Location 1: Winston Churchill Blvd (Wellington Road 25), 150m south of Wellington Road 124 (Town of Erin)

May 20, 2022

Location 1: Trafalgar Road (Wellington Road 24), 800m north of Wellington Road 42 (Town of Erin)

May 24, 2022

Location 1: Wellington Road 7, 100m west of Sideroad 20 (Township of Mapleton)

Location 2: Wellington Road 17, 200m west of Hwy 6 (Township of Mapleton)

May 25, 2022

Location 1: Wellington Road 8 at Drayton Industrial Drive (Township of Mapleton)

Location 2: Wellington Road 11 at Sixteenth Line/Concession 16 (Township of Mapleton)

Location 3: Wellington Road 11, 1.0km north of Main Street (Wellington Road 8) (Township of Mapleton)

Wellington Road 7, Hwy 6 to Wellington Road 51 and Marden Creek Bridge (B007071)
(Township of Guelph-Eramosa)

Type of Work: Asphalt resurfacing and bridge rehabilitation

Timing: May to September 2022

Detour Timing: July 4 - September 2, 2022

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete asphalt resurfacing and bridge rehabilitation of Marden Creek Bridge (B007071) on Wellington Road 7.

The travelling public can expect lane reductions and delays during the months of May and June.

A full closure of the road will be in effect from July 4 until September 2, 2022. During the closure, traffic will be re-routed per the detour route found here.

Wellington Road 16, Penfold Bridge (B016038)
(Township of Centre Wellington)

Type of Work: Bridge rehabilitation

Timing: May 24 - August 26, 2022

Impact: A contractor has been hired to complete the bridge rehabilitation of Penfold Bridge (B016038) on Wellington Road 16.

Wellington Road 16 will be closed to through traffic at the bridge location starting May 24 until August 26, 2022. During the closure, traffic will be re-routed per the detour route found here.

Future Road Construction

Wellington Road 7, Bosworth Bridge (B007028)
(Township of Mapleton)

Type of work: Asphalt resurfacing 
Wellington Road 12, Culvert C120127 at Weber Drain
(Township of Mapleton) 
Type of work: Culvert replacement 
Wellington Road 17, Creekbank Bridge (B017040) 
(Township of Mapleton/Township of Centre Wellington)
Type of work: Bridge rehabilitation
Wellington Road 22, 2nd Line to Hilltop Blvd
(Town of Erin)
Type of work: Asphalt resurfacing 
Wellington Road 34, Irish Creek Bridge (B034123)
(Township of Puslinch) 
Type of work: Bridge rehabilitation 
Wellington Road 38, City of Guelph to Hwy 6
(Township of Guelph-Eramosa) 
Type of work: Asphalt resurfacing 
Wellington Road 45, at Wellington Road 12
(Township of Mapleton)
Type of work: Road Construction
Wellington Road 50, Wellington Road 24 to 5th Line
(Town of Erin)
Type of work: Surface pavement 

Miscellaneous Road Projects

Queen Street East (Hwy 89), Main Street to Ayrshire Street
(Township of Wellington-North)

Type of work: Road reconstruction

Timing: May 9 to August 31 2022

Impact: Please be advised that the Township of Wellington-North will be closing Queen Street East in Mount Forest, from Main Street to Ayrshire Street, starting on May 9, 2022. This road closure is expected to continue until August 31, 2022. A signed detour will be in effect during this period. Some construction activities may continue into late-September 2022, after the roadway has been reopened.

Wellington Road 11, Conestogo Dam Bridge between 4th Line and Wellington Road 45
(Township of Mapleton)

Type of work: Bridge rehabilitation (Phase 3)

Timing: July to mid-September 2022

Impact: Please be advised that the Grand River Conservation Authority will be performing bridge rehabilitation work on the Conestogo Dam Bridge. There will be a bridge closure July to mid-September, with detour and signage in place for the closure. Pedestrian (and bicycle) access to be maintained over bridge when possible.

Shared Road Projects

Arthur Street North, Sandy Hills Road to Floradale Road
(Region of Waterloo/Township of Woolwich/Township of Mapleton)

Type of work: Road reconstruction

Timing: May 30 to August 1, 2022

Detour Timing: on or about June 8 to 14, 2022

Impact: The Region of Waterloo is resuming road reconstruction on Arthur Street on or about May 30, 2022 with anticipated completion on August 1, 2022.

Information, project updates and site/detour maps are posted on regionofwaterloo.ca; search for Construction and Road Closures.

Wellington Road 86, Wallenstein
(Region of Waterloo/Township of Wellesley/Township of Mapleton)

Type of work: Road upgrades, project lead by the Region of Waterloo 

Timing: May 9, 2022 continuing through October 2022

Impact: Please be advised that the Region of Waterloo has hired a contractor to complete road reconstruction on Wellington Road 86 (Wallenstein), from 300m West of Hergott Road to 100m East of Listowel Road.

Information, project updates and site/detour maps are posted on regionofwaterloo.ca; search for Construction and Road Closures.

Wellington Road 5, Wellington Road 123 to Lett St
(Town of Minto) 
Type of work: Road reconstruction, project lead by the Town of Minto 

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