Construction notice: College Avenue East closed for construction starting August 20

College Avenue East at Lang Way (Powerhouse Lane)

About the project

Kieswetter Excavating will be carrying out road work for the University of Guelph.

Construction on College Avenue East starts August 20

Work is expected to begin on August 20 and take about one week to complete, weather permitting.

Traffic on College Avenue East will be detoured

During construction, traffic will be detoured via Gordon Street, Stone Road East and Victoria Road South. Detour and information signs will be posted.

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit route 15 will be detoured during construction. Visit for route impacts.

Pedestrian access

The south side sidewalk on College Avenue East will be closed at the intersection of College Avenue East and Lang Way (Powerhouse Lane).

Property and business access and parking

All businesses in the construction area remain open throughout construction.
Every effort will be made to maintain access to driveways in the construction area during working hours (7 a.m. to 7 p.m.). Construction activities and equipment movement may temporarily impact access to private property and delays should be expected.

City services

There will be no interruption to any City services during construction. Waste collection will not be affected. Please continue to place your green, blue and grey carts at the curb, as per your regular schedule.

Map of construction area


The City appreciates your patience, understanding and co-operation during this important construction project. Any updates will be posted on

For more information

Paulo de Oliveria, C.Tech., rcji
Utility Coordinator, Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2341