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Islington Avenue



Notice of Road Construction

Steeles Avenue to Highway 7
In the City of Vaughan

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 Islington Avenue between Steeles Avenue and Highway 7 in the City of Vaughan

Construction is anticipated to begin in late August and is expected to be complete in late fall 2020. 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 Islington Avenue from Steeles Avenue to Highway 7 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

Islington Avenue 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 Islington Avenue Improvements in your inquiry.

For more information about this project please visit the Islington Avenue 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
Email: transportation@york.ca

Construction Activity:
Gary Leonard
Construction Administrator
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75935
Email: transportation@york.ca  

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

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