The Regional Municipality Of York

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Notice of Temporary Road Closure: King Road in the Township of King

Newmarket – In an effort to continue building safe, efficient and a reliable road network for all users, The Regional Municipality of York is implementing a temporary weekend road closure to replace three culverts located on King Road between 7th Concession and Weston Road in the Township of King.

To complete this work, King Road is scheduled to be temporarily closed between 7th Concession and Weston Road from Friday, August 9, 2019 at 9 p.m. to Monday, August 12, 2019 at 5 a.m. Local access will be maintained for properties within the closed section.

Motorists are encouraged to use other adjacent Regional roads during this closure.

We recognize construction can be inconvenient and are making every effort to minimize disruptions and keep residents informed with regular updates. Stay informed with the latest updates by:

  • Following us on Twitter using #onYRRoads
  • Emailing with “Send me King Road and Weston Road e-news” to receive project updates straight to your inbox

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

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:
Tamara Ostrowski, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 71226 or Cell: 905-251-6412

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