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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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November 11, 2016

utility work continues along Yonge Street in Richmond Hill

November 11, 2016 It will be another busy upcoming week for crews working along Yonge Street, as they continue to progress with utility work. They will be installing hydro service wires and water main in various areas along the construction corridor. Please read on for impacts and details of this work, which include lane closures [...]
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November 4, 2016

Yongehurst Road closed overnight Nov 7 and night work on Yonge Street in Richmond Hill

November 4, 2016 Crews will be working overnight next week [November 7-10] in various areas along Yonge Street, between Baif Boulevard/Observatory Lane and Major Mackenzie 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 below for further details and [...]
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October 25, 2016

upcoming traffic shift on Yonge—Harding to Major Mackenzie in Richmond Hill

October 25, 2016 As water main installation from Garden Avenue to Major Mackenzie Drive continues, crews will be shifting traffic lanes to accommodate the next segment of installation from Harding Boulevard to Major Mackenzie Drive. Please see below for further details on the traffic shift and water main activities. work dates*: Overnight on Tuesday, Oct. [...]
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October 17, 2016

hydro pole installation on Yonge from Naughton to Nottingham Drive

October 17, 2016 To prepare for the widening of Yonge Street, hydro crews will install new hydro poles set further back from the road on the west side of Yonge from Naughton Drive to Nottingham Drive. After the poles have been installed, existing power lines will be transferred to the new poles. work dates*: Starting [...]
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