Construction notice: Metcalfe Street eastbound lane closed starting July 19

Between Eramosa Road and Cadillac Drive

The City is replacing and upgrading a major water main on Eramosa Road and Glenhill Place. The contractor is experiencing issues with the existing City water infrastructure and will require a closure to further investigate.

Construction begins July 19

Construction will take approximately one evening, starting on July 19 at 7 p.m., weather permitting. Further paving of the site has yet to be determined.

Lane reductions and detours

The eastbound lane of Metcalfe Street will be closed between Eramosa Road towards Cadillac Drive. Only local traffic will be permitted.

Property and business access

All businesses in the construction area remain open and accessible throughout construction.

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

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit route 13 Victoria Road Recreation Centre will be temporarily detoured during construction. Visit for information about stop changes and route detours.

Map of construction area

A map showing a road closure for Metcalfe Street west of Eramosa Road.

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

For more information

Ken VanderWal P.Eng., Project Engineer
Engineering and Transportation Services
City of Guelph
519-822-1260 extension 2319