The Regional Municipality Of York


York Region hosts open house on Forcemain Twinning project

Residents invited on two dates to learn more about the project and ask questions

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York invites residents to an open house to learn about a significant sewer construction project happening in the Town of Newmarket beginning this summer.

Known as the Forcemain Twinning project, a new 5.1-kilometre major sewage pipe will run alongside one existing pipe, once complete. This work is necessary to ensure the health and safety of the community and the environment.

Residents can learn more about the project and meet the team at one of the following information sessions.

Newmarket Community Centre – Hall 2
200 Duncan Drive, Newmarket, ON L3Y 3X1

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Map outlines project work areas in the Town of Newmarket.

Forcemain Twinning Map

The same information will be presented on both dates. If you are unable to attend the open houses, information will be available on beginning May 15, 2019.

Stay in the know and sign up for project updates by contacting York Region at 1-800-667-4817 or

For more information about York Region’s water and wastewater construction projects, visit

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 over 636,600 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


Media Contact:

Masrine Guthrie-Peart, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675, ext. 77272, Cell: 905-251-6416

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