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Traffic Report

May 15, 2015 -

Please see below for a list of road construction projects and events expected to have an impact on traffic flow next week.

See the entire 2015-18 infrastructure program at

For updates on Highway 401 construction visit the Ministry of Transportation's website at or call 5-1-1.

Traffic delays (construction)

  • Expect delays on Concession Street at Drayton and also on Drayton until late May while crews complete repairs and pave the road.
  • Expect delays on Hwy 15 between 401 and Gore Rd. from Tuesday, May 19 until Friday, May 22 while crews seal cracks in the road.
  • Expect delays to increase significantly on Front Road between Trail Head Place and INVISTA until late October as crews transition to the next stage of bridge work. Choose an alternate route if possible.
  • Expect delays and lane restrictions on Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd. (southbound lanes) just north of the intersection of Princess Street to continue next week while Utilities Kingston works on the Avenue Road water main replacement project. Crews will be working with excavation equipment in the roadway.
  • Expect delays on Creekford Road at the new intersection of Bayridge Drive until late November while crews construct the extension of Bayridge Drive.

Road closures (construction)

  • Okill Street will be closed from George to Barrie until mid-May while crews for major reconstruction.
  • Yonge Street will be closed from Kennedy to Union until late May for major reconstruction.

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