Construction notice: Speedvale Avenue West closed starting August 17

At Edinburgh Road North

About the project

The City is working with Canadian National Railway to conduct railway track maintenance on Speedvale Avenue West at Edinburgh Road North.

Work is being completed by Canadian National Railway.

Work begins August 17

Work is scheduled to start on or about August 17, and take about two days to complete, weather permitting.

Speedvale Avenue West closed

Speedvale Avenue West will be closed to through traffic at the railway crossing, immediately west of Edinburgh Road North. Please use alternate routes.

Pedestrian access

The sidewalks on Speedvale Avenue West and Edinburgh Road North will remain open and accessible during construction. No pedestrians will be permitted to cross the railway tracks.

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.

Guelph Transit

Guelph Transit Community Bus North will be temporarily detoured during construction. Visit 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

For more information

Steve Anderson, C.E.T. Supervisor, Traffic Engineering
Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2037