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December 21, 2017

year in review >> Yonge Street rapidway construction project in Richmond Hill

The transformation along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill is underway, with the vivaNext project supporting future growth, increased development and improved transit connections across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). This year, crews made great progress installing and reconstructing underground infrastructure. --> [...]
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December 01, 2017

utility installation on Elgin Mills at Yonge

Crews are progressing with the installation of utilities along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill. Starting Monday, crews will install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases utility cables] across Elgin Mills Road West, starting on the northwest corner, working south. --> [...]
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October 19, 2017

Oxford road closure at Yonge

As crews relocate and install underground utilities, Oxford Street at Yonge, will be temporarily closed for approximately three weeks.--> [...]
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October 16, 2017

utility installation on Oak at Yonge

Starting Tuesday, crews will be installing a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications cables] on the west side of Yonge Street at Oak Avenue.--> [...]
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October 12, 2017

Scott road closure at Yonge

As crews install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications cables], across Scott Drive at Yonge Street, Scott will be temporarily closed overnight.--> [...]
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October 06, 2017

utility installation on Edgar at Yonge

Starting Tuesday, crews will be installing a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications cables] on the west side of Yonge Street at Edgar Avenue.--> [...]
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September 08, 2017

overnight utility investigations

Crews will continue performing underground utility investigations on the east and west sides of Yonge Street from Harding Boulevard to Major Mackenzie Drive starting overnight on Monday.--> [...]
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August 10, 2017

Canyon Hill road closure at Yonge

With utility relocation underway in Richmond Hill, residents can expect to see a number of items underway along Yonge Street. Starting Monday, August 14, Canyon Hill Avenue, at Yonge Street, will be closed for approximately three weeks as crews trench across Canyon Hill to conduct utility installations.--> [...]
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July 28, 2017

update: utility installation on Yonge at Bernard

Crews are now scheduled to install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications and hydro cables] on the east side of Yonge Street at Bernard Avenue starting Monday, July 31.--> [...]
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July 21, 2017

utility installation on Yonge at Bernard

Starting Monday, crews will be installing a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications cables] on the east side of Yonge Street at Bernard Street--> [...]
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July 14, 2017

utility installation on Roosevelt at Yonge

Starting Monday, crews will be installing a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases telecommunications cables] on the west side of Yonge Street at Roosevelt Drive. [...]
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July 14, 2017

overnight paving in Richmond Hill

Crews will be conducting overnight paving and restoration work at the following intersections: Yonge and Carrville Road, Yonge and High Tech Road, and Yonge and Garden Avenue. [...]
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June 30, 2017

work continues on Yonge Street in Richmond Hill

In order to prepare for road widening work, residents can expect to see a number of construction activities underway along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill, including utility installation and temporary traffic signal installation. [...]
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June 16, 2017

update: overnight hydro work at Yonge and Carrville

Crews are to trench across Carrville Road at Yonge Street starting on Sunday, June 18. Crews will install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases hydro cables] and connect the underground service lines. [...]
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June 12, 2017

overnight hydro work at Yonge and Carrville

Starting overnight on Tuesday, crews will begin trenching across Carrville Road at Yonge Street, to install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases hydro cables] and connect the underground service lines. [...]
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April 13, 2017

utility work continues along Yonge

Starting tomorrow, hydro crews will be installing new cables at the Yonge and 19th Avenue/Gamble Road intersection. On Monday, crews will also be installing a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases utility cables] from just north of Bernard Avenue to just north of Devonsleigh Boulevard. [...]
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April 07, 2017

overnight work on Yonge Street in Richmond Hill

Starting overnight on Sunday, crews will start trenching across Yonge Street to install a duct bank [a structure which gathers together and encases hydro cables] and connect the underground service lines. [...]
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February 09, 2017

traffic signal work at Weldrick and May

Starting tomorrow, crews will be removing traffic poles, installing new traffic poles and hanging temporary traffic lights along Yonge at Weldrick Road W/E and [...]
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December 16, 2016

ductbank work begins on Gamble Road

Next week, crews will begin installing an underground ductbank [a structure which gathers together and encases utility cables] across Gamble Road, just west of Yonge Street. The [...]
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June 26, 2013

Summer Activity

The Summer 2013 Activity Playbook offers a quick snapshot of the planned construction activities that are planned for the summer months across York Region. Download the PDF and learn what’s next for Yonge Street \ Richmond Hill and Newmarket.
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