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Environmental assessments on Highway 7 West

Where and when is the work being done?

  • Dates: Sunday, January 15 to Tuesday, January 17, 2012.
  • Hours of work: 9am to 3pm.
  • Work location: various locations along Highway 7 West, between Highway 400 and Creditstone Road.

What is being done?

Crews will take measurements and photographs, and visually inspect the roadway and surrounding area.

What impact will this have?

Crew members may be noticeable in the area wearing safety vests and carrying clipboards. Aside from this, this work will not affect residents, businesses, drivers and pedestrians.

Why does this work need to be done?

Environmental assessments need to be completed to prepare for the vivaNext rapidway project. Rapidway construction on Highway 7 West will happen in two phases, starting this year and scheduled to be complete by 2020.

How can I find out more about this project?

Browse this website for more information about the project and upcoming public open houses, and to sign up for construction updates like this one.

For more information about the vivaNext plan, contact your Community Liaison, Nimisha Raja.

it’s paving season along Highway 7 West in Vaughan

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It’s an exciting time as the transformation of Highway 7 progresses!

Paving is being completed in sections over the next month and includes closures and detours. Please see below for details. To keep up-to-date, sign up for notices here.

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Top coat: Eastbound Highway 7 West from east of CN bridge to GO Barrie bridge
work dates*: Wednesday, Aug. 17 to Thursday, Aug. 18
work hours: 7pm to 6am

Top coat: East and westbound Highway 7 West from Commerce Street to east of Edgeley Boulevard
work dates*: Thursday, Aug. 18 to Friday, Aug. 19
work hours: 7pm to 6am

RED in rapidway between Jane Street and GO Barrie bridge
anticipated work dates*: Thursday, Aug. 25 to Monday, Aug. 29
work hours: 7pm to 6am

RED in Jane & Highway 7 intersection
anticipated work dates*:
Monday, Aug. 29 to Tuesday, Aug. 30
work hours:
7pm to 6am

RED in Maplecrete & Highway 7 intersection
anticipated work dates*:
Tuesday, Aug. 30 to Wednesday, Aug. 31
work hours:
7pm to 6am

RED in Creditstone & Highway 7 intersection
anticipated work dates*:
Wednesday, Aug. 31 to Thursday, Sept. 1
work hours:
7pm to 6am

RED in Keele & Highway 7 intersection
anticipated work dates*:
Thursday, Sept. 1 to Friday, Sept. 2
work hours:
7pm to 6am

RED in Bowes/Baldwin & Highway 7 intersection
anticipated work dates*: Saturday, Sept. 3 to Sunday, Sept. 3
work hours:
7pm to 6am

* Please note: As with other road construction projects, some work may be rescheduled due to weather or other variables. We are committed to providing advance notice whenever possible.

COMPLETED
1. Jane St. & Highway 7 intersection: middle segment

2. Creditstone Rd.: north and south of Highway 7

3. Top coat: westbound Highway 7 West from GO Barrie bridge to Jane Street

4. Top coat: eastbound Highway 7 West from Jane Street to east of the CN bridge

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