Lane reductions can be expected on Metcalfe near the Elliot Community
The City is working with Morley’s Contracting (Brantford) Ltd. to undertake the reconstruction of Glenhill Place. Construction will extend through to Metcalfe Street through the Elliot Community Property, and will involve the following work:
- Replacement of the existing 100mm diameter watermain with a 150mm diameter local watermain.
- Replacement of existing sanitary sewers including providing new services to property line.
- Placement of new storm sewers and catch basins.
- Establishment of a new storm and sanitary easement.
- Abandonment of the existing sanitary and watermain easements.
- Reconstruction/replacement of curbs and asphalt surface.
Work begins May 21
Work is expected to begin on or about May 21 and will take approximately 4 months to complete, weather permitting.
Lane reductions and delays expected
Metcalfe Street will undergo lane reductions during the project in front of The Elliot Community (170 Metcalfe Street). Please follow posted signs for safety. A full road closure is not expected, however, delays should be expected.
Every effort will be made to maintain pedestrian access during the project. Please follow posted signs for safety. Construction activities and equipment movement may temporarily impact access to private property, additional care will be warranted.
Property and business access and parking
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.
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 guelph.ca/construction.
For more information
Ken VanderWal, P.Eng., Project Manager
Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2319