UPDATE: Construction notice: Northumberland Street closed starting July 22

UPDATE: Northumberland Street is now open. A short closure is expected again at the end of August.

At Wilson Street

The City is working with Drexler Construction Ltd. to reconstruct Northumberland Street. Work includes the replacement of asphalt surface and curbs.

Work begins July 22

Work is expected to begin on or about July 22, and take approximately four weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Northumberland Street closed starting July 22

Northumberland Street will be closed to through traffic during the project.

Alternative parking arrangements will be made. Those affected by the closure will be contacted by the Parking Office directly to arrange alternative parking.

Pedestrian access

The sidewalks in this area will be closed during construction. Pedestrian access is not 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.

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.

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit routes 9, 41 and 99 will be temporarily detoured during construction. Visit guelphtransit.ca for information about stop changes and route detours.

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 guelph.ca/construction

For more information

Jeet Joginder, Manager, Complex Capital Projects
Facilities Management and Construction
519-822-1260 extension 3496