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Public Notice

Major Mackenzie Drive



Notice of Construction

Road Improvements
Between Highway 50 and Highway 427 Extension
In the City of Vaughan

Update July 9, 2020

The Regional Municipality of York is transforming Major Mackenzie Drive from Highway 50 to Highway 400 in the City of Vaughan. This transformation has been divided into four sections and is anticipated to be completed in 2021.

Construction on Section 4 of this project, from Highway 50 to the new Highway 427 extension, commenced on May 24, 2020. Improvements to this section are anticipated to be completed by the end of 2020.

Graphic Map Major Mackenzie Drive from Highway 50 to Highway 427 extenstion. For a detailed description contact 1 877 464 extension 75923.

Improvements you will see over the next few months include:

  • Widening the roadway from two to six lanes
  • Installing sidewalks and multi-use paths
  • Installing improved lighting along the roadway

Construction will be taking place between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday to Saturday. During this time, Major Mackenzie Drive may be reduced to a single lane in each direction to accommodate construction activity.

Please note: this work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or delays related to COVID-19 Public Health guidelines. York Region will provide advance notice whenever possible.

Safety

For everyone’s safety, please reduce your speed through the construction area. Please contact us if you notice any safety issues in and around the construction sites.

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have any questions regarding this project, contact information is listed below. To better assist you, please quote Major Mackenzie Drive from Highway 50 to Highway 427 in your inquiry.

To receive project updates straight to your inbox, please email roads.ea@york.ca with “Send me Major Mackenzie Drive enews” in the subject line.

General Inquiries:
Vanessa Savelli
Communications and Community Engagement Specialist
The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75923
Email:  transportation@york.ca

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

Emergency outside of normal business hours: York Region’s Roads and Traffic Operations Centre at 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75200

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