Construction notice: Willow Road cable installation starting April 1

At Mitchell Woods school

DP Drilling will be working on behalf of the Rogers Communications to install underground cabling along Willow Road.

Work begins April 1

Work is expected to begin on or about Monday, April 1 and will take approximately one week to complete, weather permitting.

Bike lane restriction on Willow Road expected

The contractor may have construction vehicles in the eastbound bike lane on Willow Road. Cyclists will need to merge with vehicular traffic. Cyclists and drivers are asked to follow posted signage for their safety. Expect minor delays. A full road closure is not expected.

Pedestrian access

The sidewalks in this area will remain open and construction activity will be minimized during morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up times for children at neighbouring schools.

Property and business access and parking

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. 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 work. Any updates will be posted on

For more information

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