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January 13, 2017

gas main installation from Weldrick Rd. E to Harding Blvd. E

January 13, 2017 Gas crews are continuing to progress along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill. Gas main installation will begin on the east side of Yonge, from Weldrick Road East to just north of Harding Boulevard East. Read on for more details. what you need to know work dates*: Starting Monday, Jan. 16, for approximately [...]
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January 5, 2017

ductbank installation at Yonge St. and Gamble Rd/19th Ave.

January 5, 2017 Crews are continuing to install an underground ductbank [a structure which gathers together and encases utility cables] around the Yonge Street and Gamble Road/19th Avenue intersection. Crews will work to install a ductbank on the north side of Gamble, just west of Yonge and will also cross 19th Avenue, just east of [...]
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January 4, 2017

lane closures on Yonge from Carrville/16th to Hwy 407 in Richmond Hill

January 4, 2017 Crews are now back on site after the holidays and will continue  installing hydro poles on the east and west side of Yonge Street from Carrville Road/16th Avenue to Highway 407. Please read on for information on traffic impacts during pole installation. work dates*: Thursday, January 5, for approximately 3 weeks work hours*: 7am–7pm [...]
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December 16, 2016

ductbank work begins on Gamble Road

December 16, 2016 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 work will progress in two stages as crews dig across Gamble. Please read below for further details and impacts. what you need to know: Crews [...]
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December 5, 2016

overnight closures at May and Clarissa

December 5, 2016 As water main crews work overnight this week [December 5-9] along Yonge Street, there will be closures to May Avenue and Clarissa Drive. Due to the nature of this work, at times, there will be construction-related noise, dust and vibration disturbances from equipment and trucks. Please read on for further details. May [...]
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December 2, 2016

gas main installation and traffic shift between 16th and Weldrick

December 2, 2016 Gas crews are continuing to progress along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill. Next week, crews will begin installing gas main on the east side of Yonge, from 16th Avenue to Weldrick Road East. To prepare for this work, crews will be painting new traffic lines and shifting traffic in the area. Read [...]
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November 29, 2016

hydro work continues along Yonge Street from Hwy. 407 to Carrville Rd./16th Ave.

November 29,2016 To accommodate two future rapidway lanes for Viva service, Yonge will be widened from about Highway 7 to Major Mackenzie Drive and Levendale Road to 19th Avenue/Gamble Road. To prepare for road widening, hydro crews will need to install new poles and transfer the existing power lines onto the new poles. The next [...]
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November 18, 2016

overnight water main installation from Harding to Elmwood with closure at May

November, 18 2016 Water main crews are continuing to progress along Yonge Street. On Monday night, they will begin installing the next segment of water main on the east side of Yonge, from Harding Boulevard East to Elmwood Avenue. Please see below for further details. Harding Blvd. to Elmwood Ave. work dates*: Starting Monday, November [...]
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November 15, 2016

overnight closures at Observatory Lane and the South Hill Shopping Centre entrance

November 15, 2016 Crews will be working overnight this week [November 16-17] to connect the new water main in various locations on Yonge Street from just north of 16th Avenue to Observatory Lane. Due to the nature of this work, at times, there will be construction-related noise, dust and vibration disturbances from equipment and trucks. [...]
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