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April 29, 2016

hydro relocation work on Yonge Street in Newmarket

April 29, 2016 To accommodate the road widening of Yonge, crews will be installing concrete foundations in preparation for new hydro poles along Yonge from Savage Road/ Sawmill Valley Drive to Davis Drive. work date*: Starting on Monday, May 2 for several months work hours*: 7am – 7pm what you need to know: Crews will [...]
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April 22, 2016

median work on Yonge Street at Clearmeadow Boulevard

April 22, 2016 Next week, crews will be removing the centre median on Yonge Street, south of Clearmeadow Boulevard/William Roe Boulevard, followed by paving and line painting the area. work dates*: Monday, April 25 – Friday, April 29 work hours*: 7:00am – 7:00pm what you need to know: Crews will be closing the northbound and [...]
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April 19, 2016

temporary hydro pole installation on Yonge in Richmond Hill

April 19, 2016 As part of the Yonge Street rapidway project, crews will be installing temporary hydro poles on both sides of Yonge from just north of 19th Avenue / Gamble Road to Nottingham Drive / Devonsleigh Boulevard. After temporary poles have been installed, existing power lines will be transferred to the temporary poles. work [...]
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April 15, 2016

gas main installation on Yonge Street in Richmond Hill

April 15, 2016 The transformation of Yonge Street in Richmond Hill includes many components — some that you will see [i.e. road widening and attractive streetscapes] and some that you won’t see [i.e. underground infrastructure improvements, utilities and culverts]. New gas mains will be installed in segments on the east and west sides of Yonge. [...]
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April 7, 2016

traffic signal work on Yonge Street in Newmarket

April 7, 2016 Tomorrow, crews will prepare for the relocation of traffic control equipment at the northeast corner of Yonge Street and Mulock Drive. Please see details below. work dates*: Friday, April 8 and Monday, April 11 work hours*: 7am – 7pm The sidewalk around the work area will be closed to ensure pedestrian safety [...]
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March 29, 2016

cable relocations along Yonge Street in Newmarket

March 29, 2016 This week, crews will be moving cables to temporary utility poles on the east side of Yonge Street from Sawmill Valley Drive to Mulock Drive. Please see below for details. work dates*: Wednesday, March 30 – Friday, April 1 work hours*: 7am-7pm There will be short duration, rolling northbound curb lane closures [...]
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March 24, 2016

Yonge telecommunications work continues south of Eagle

March 24, 2016 An important step in building the Yonge Street rapidway is relocating telecommunications. On Monday, crews will be continuing telecommunications work, including direct drilling and trenching, from Eagle Street to south of Sawmill Valley Drive on the west side of Yonge Street. Please see details below. work dates*: Monday, March 28 to early [...]
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March 11, 2016

road and utility preparations along Yonge in Newmarket

March 11, 2016 As part of the vivaNext Yonge Street rapidway project, trees within York Region’s right-of-way need to be removed to allow utilities to be moved farther back and the road to be widened‎. Crews will be working along the corridor from Mulock Drive to Davis Drive. Some tree removals were completed last year. [...]
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March 11, 2016

road and utility preparations along Yonge in Richmond Hill

March 11, 2016 As part of the vivaNext Yonge Street rapidway project, trees within York Region’s right-of-way need to be removed to allow utilities to be moved farther back and the road to be widened‎. Crews will be working along the corridor from Highway 7 to Major Mackenzie Drive, and Levendale Road to 19th Avenue [...]
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March 8, 2016

ongoing utility location work in Richmond Hill

March 8, 2016 Hello, Crews will be continuing with utility location work along Yonge Street from Highway 7 to Major Mackenzie Drive and from Levendale Road to 19th Avenue / Gamble Road periodically until the end of the year. Work dates*: Wednesday, March 9, 2016 – December 2016 Work hours*: 7am-7pm There will be temporary [...]
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