The Regional Municipality Of York


Temporary Road Closure – Ninth Line between Bloomington and Aurora

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York is temporarily closing Ninth Line between Bloomington Road and Aurora Road in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville starting Wednesday, January 15 at 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Immediate work is needed to repair an embankment as a result of significant rainfall this past weekend.

Map indicating road closure

For safety reasons, this section of Ninth Line is already reduced to one lane.

During the temporary closure, local access will be maintained. Electronic message boards have been placed in the area to advise motorists of the temporary road closure.

Regular updates will be shared on and Twitter.

We appreciate the patience of residents and motorists as the Region works to repair the issue as quickly as possible.

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents and 52,000 businesses with 636,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


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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