The Regional Municipality Of York


Public Notice

Highway 7

Notice of Road Construction

Highway 27 to Islington Avenue
In the City of Vaughan

Update December 17, 2020

The Regional Municipality of York (York Region) works hard to maintain the excellent condition of Regional roads for motorists, cyclists, pedestrians and transit users. York Region is making improvements to Highway 7 from Highway 27 to Islington Avenue in the City of Vaughan.

Construction began in late August and is expected to be completed in spring 2021. This work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or delays related to COVID-19 and Public Health guidelines. York Region will provide advance notice whenever possible.

Graphic map of Highway 7 from Highway 27 to Islington Avenue construction area. For a detailed description please contact 1 877 464 9675 extension 75848

Road improvements include:

  • Removal of the top asphalt
  • Laying of new asphalt
  • Installation of pedestrian Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act features including push buttons, curb depressions and tactile (raised) walkways

Highway 7 will remain open to traffic throughout construction, and access to residences and businesses will be maintained. However, to accommodate construction, temporary lane reductions may be required between Monday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and to accommodate paving, lane restrictions will be in place between 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. York Region will make every effort to minimize disruptions and we thank you for your patience and understanding. 

For everyone’s safety, please reduce your speed through the construction area.  If you have any questions regarding this project, contact information is listed below. To better assist you, please quote Highway 7 Improvements in your inquiry.

For more information about this project please visit the Highway 7 Project page.

For more information on other current and upcoming road construction projects in York Region visit the Road Construction Schedule page.

General Inquiries:
Kelvin So
Communications Coordinator
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75848

Construction Activity:
Gary Leonard
Construction Administrator
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75935

Emergency outside of normal business hours: York Region Roads Dispatch Representative 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75200

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