Construction notice: Simmonds Drive, Ingram Drive and Wideman Boulevard closures starting September 2

Between Victoria Road North and Webster Street

About the project

The City is working with James Thoume Construction Ltd. to undertake infrastructure work, on behalf of Artifex Construction Ltd., to construct and install sewer and water pipes to new homes on Simmonds Drive, Ingram Drive and Wideman Boulevard.

Work begins September 2

Stage 1 is scheduled to start on or about September 2 on Simmonds Drive, and take about two weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Stage 2 is scheduled to start on or about September 9 on Ingram Drive, and take about two weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Stage 3 is scheduled to start on or about September 23 on Wideman Boulevard, and take about three weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Roads will be closed

Simmonds Drive will be closed to through traffic from about September 2 – 16. Ingram Drive will be closed to through traffic from about September 9 – 23. Wideman Boulevard will be closed to through traffic from about September 22 – October 7.

Property 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.

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit routes 17 and 18 will be temporarily detoured from about September 2-16. Visit guelphtransit.ca for information about stop changes and route detours.

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. Any updates will be posted on guelph.ca/construction

For more information

Thoas Thoume
General Manager, James Thoume Construction Ltd.
519-836-2039 extension
info@thoume.ca

Jason Robinson, C.Tech, rcji, Construction Engineering Technologist II
Technical Services, Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2241
jason.robinson@guelph.ca