Construction notice: Elizabeth Street lane reduction starting May 6

Stevenson Street to Victoria Road South

The City will be working with Navacon Construction to complete landscaping work on Elizabeth Street. This work will be completed as part of the 292 Elizabeth Street Storm Sewer Project that was initiated in 2018.

Landscaping work begins May 6

Landscaping work begins on May 6 and will take approximately three days to complete, weather permitting.

Lane reduction on Elizabeth Street expected

One lane will be closed to facilitate the landscaping work.  Two-way traffic will be maintained at all times. Please follow posted signs for safety. Local access will be maintained throughout the project, however, delays should be expected.

Pedestrian access

The sidewalk on the north side of Elizabeth Street will be closed to pedestrians throughout the project.  Please use a nearby crossing to use the south sidewalk.

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.–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. Project details and any updates will be posted on

For more information

Steven Di Pietro, Construction Engineering Technologist
Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2348