York Road businesses open during construction

York Road construction will take place throughout the summer of 2023 and into 2024. The work will be split into two stages.

Stage 1

York Road will be closed in both directions from the intersection of Stevenson Street South to Brockville Avenue.

The purple area in Figure 1 depicts the limits of closure during stage 1.

York Road from Brockville Avenue to Victoria Road South will be accessible during Stage 1.

Figure 1: Map of road closure and business locations

How to access York Road businesses during construction

Location 1: Corner of York Road and Harris Street

  • Ferra Flooring Carpet One
  • Unitarian Congregation of Guelph

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverly Street, then turn left on Harris Street to your destination.

Directions from west: Continue on York Road to your destination.

Figure 2: Map to businesses at Location 1

Location 2: Morris Street

  • Guelph Little Theater
  • Luke’s Carpentry

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street, then left on Morris Street to your destination.
Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street to your destination.

Figure 3: Map to businesses at Location 2

Location 3: Johnston Street and Stevenson Street South

  • Steele Bros.
  • Star Mechanical
  • Busato Woodworking
  • Royal City Community Fitness
  • MME Bin Rentals
  • George’s Electric
  • Sign Art
  • Centrix Building Group

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street, then turn right on Stevenson Street South to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then left on Stevenson Street South to your destination.

Figure 4: Map to businesses at Location 3

Location 4: Stevenson Street South

  • Wike Bike

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street, then turn left on Stevenson Street South to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Stevenson Street South to your destination.

Figure 5: Map to businesses at Location 4

Location 5: Smith Avenue

  • Guelph Paving
  • Turf Plus
  • M&N Motor
  • Guelph Auto Detailing
  • Escarpment Laboratories
  • Vault Active Relief Centre

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street, then turn left on Smith Street to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Smith Street to your destination.

Figure 6: Map to businesses at Location 5

Location 6: Beverley Street

  • Riot Axe
  • Lean Strong Fitness
  • Dauntless Canines

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street to your destination.

Figure 7: Map to businesses at Location 6

Location 7: Hayes Avenue

  • Restoration Design Inc.
  • Vinnie’s Mr. Fixit
  • Spira Fire Protection
  • Rite Way Mechanical

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Hayes Avenue to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Hayes Avenue to your destination.

Figure 8: Map to businesses at Location 7

Location 8: York Road

  • Global Gas Station
  • JPL Services Inc.
  • Gallery 404
  • Ed Video
  • Lost Aviator Coffee
  • York Auto Sales

Directions from east: Continue on York Road to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Hayes Avenue, then right on York Road to your destination.

Figure 9: Map to businesses at Location 8

Location 9: York Road

Base & Co Hair

  • Klops Meat
  • Old World Woodworking
  • BOVJEE Beauty

Directions from east: Continue on York Road to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Kingsmill Avenue, then left on York Road to your destination.

Figure 10: Map to businesses at Location 9

Location 10: Kingsmill Avenue

  • Tremble Communications
  • Superior Steel Fabricators

Directions from east: From York Road, turn right on Kingsmill Avenue to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Kingsmill Avenue to your destination.

Figure 11: Map to businesses at Location 10

Location 11: York Road

  • Na Ha Thai
  • Café Greek Garden

Directions from east: Continue on York Road to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Kingsmill Avenue, then left on York Road to your destination.

Figure 12: Map to businesses at Location 11

Location 12: York Road

  • York Business Centre (490 York Road)

Directions from east: Continue on York Road to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn left on Morris Street, then turn right on Beverley Street, then right on Kingsmill Avenue, then left on York Road to your destination.

Figure 13: Map to businesses at Location 12

Location 13: Waterworks Place

  • Lyon Park
  • Lyon Pool

Directions from east: Turn right on Kingsmill Avenue, then turn left on Beverley Street, then turn left on Morris Street, then right on York, then immediate left on Waterworks Place to your destination.

Directions from west: Turn right on Waterworks Place to your destination.

Figure 14: Map to businesses at Location 13