Sinkhole repair underway on Paisley Road

Paisley Road closed between Sleeman Avenue and Silvercreek Parkway

Guelph, Ont., May 29, 2018—A sinkhole on Paisley Road just west of Sleeman Avenue was reported to City staff early this morning. No accidents or injuries have occurred.

A broken storm drain has been identified as the cause. Repairs to the drain will continue this evening and asphalt repairs will take place tomorrow morning, May 30.

Traffic, pedestrian and transit impacts

Paisley Road is closed between Sleeman Avenue and Silvercreek Parkway. Local traffic will have access this evening. Both sidewalks remain open. Guelph Transit route 10 and the Community Bus are on detour. Visit for more information.

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Media Contact

Glen Inglis, Public Works Supervisor/Downtown Maintenance
Operations, Public Services
City of Guelph
519-822-1260 extension 2630