The Regional Municipality Of York


Notice of Temporary Road Closure: Elgin Mills Road in the Town of Richmond Hill

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York is partnering with Canadian National Railway (CN) to rehabilitate the railway crossing on Elgin Mills Road between Yonge Street and Newkirk Drive in the Town of Richmond Hill.

To complete this work, Elgin Mills Road east of Yonge Street will be closed starting Friday, May 4, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. The work is expected to take five days to complete with the road re-opening to traffic on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
Detour route signs will be in place to guide motorists during this temporary closure.

Road Closure Map Elgin Mills

We recognize construction can be disruptive and are making every effort to minimize disruptions and keep all informed with regular updates. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates.

For more information on current and upcoming road construction projects please visit

An accessible version of this notice is available upon request.

Please note: As with all road construction projects, some work may be rescheduled due to weather. York Region will provide advance notice where possible.
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Media Contact:
Nancy La Neve, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 71226 or
Cell: 289-716-9605

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