Construction notice: Vanier Drive lane reductions starting December 4

North of College Avenue West

About the project

Drexler Construction and Alectra Utilities will be upgrading underground electrical systems on Vanier Drive and nearby private properties.

Work begins December 4

Road work is scheduled to start on or about December 4 and take about two days to complete, weather permitting. Private property work will continue for about two weeks, weather permitting.

Lane reductions expected

Vanier Drive will undergo lane reductions during the project. Two-way traffic will be maintained at all times. Please follow posted signs for safety. A full road closure is not expected, however, delays should be expected.

Pedestrian access

The sidewalks in this area will remain open and accessible during construction.

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.

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

Paulo de Oliveira, Utility Coordinator
Technical Services, Engineering and Transportation Services
519-822-1260 extension 2341