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Public Notice

Wellington Street West



Notice of Road Construction

Between McDonald Drive and Haida Drive
In the Town of Aurora

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 replacing and improving the retaining wall on the north side of Wellington Street, from McDonald Drive to Haida Drive.

Construction is anticipated to begin in late September and is expected to be completed in the spring of 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 wellington street west retaining wall construction area. for a detailed description please contact 1 877 464 9675 extension 75848

Improvements include:

  • Replacing the existing retaining wall to improve stability
  • Widening the boulevard to accommodate a bus stop and shelter

Wellington Street will remain open to traffic throughout construction. The right turn lane on Wellington Street onto McDonald Drive will be closed but right-turn access will be maintained. The north sidewalk between McDonald Drive and Haida Drive will be closed and the south sidewalk will remain open for pedestrians. 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 Wellington Street retaining wall improvements in your inquiry.

Accessible formats of this notice or communication supports are available upon request.

General Inquiries:
Kelvin So
Communications Coordinator
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75848
Email: transportation@york.ca

Construction Activity:
Abdus Sobahan
Construction Administrator
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75930
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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