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Construction Reports: Northeastern

Contract #: 2013-5125
Start of Construction : February 24, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : June 27, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 26.00 km
Close To : Temagami
Type of Contract : Selective Rock Hazard Removal
Value of Contract : $26,395,350.00
Description : Work includes removal of rock cuts in areas of poor drainage, lack of snow storage and limited sightlines.
Traffic Impact : from 11.5 kilometres south of Temagami northerly for 26 kilometres. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Temporary lane closures for drilling and rock blasting. Passing lane south of Temagami closed.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5124
Start of Construction : February 10, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 34.00 km
Close To : Tilden Lake
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Rock Removal
Value of Contract : $18,888,240.00
Description : Hazardours Rock Removal.
Traffic Impact : North, From 6.5 kilometres North of Tomiko River Bridge, Northerly for 28.4 kilometres. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Full intermittent lane closures when blasting is performed. Occasional single lane closures. Speed limit reduced to 70 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5114
Start of Construction : September 09, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 09, 2014
Highway : 535
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Hagar
Type of Contract : Bridge Replacement
Value of Contract : $3,789,272.00
Description : Veuve River Bridge replacement on Highway 535, from Highway 17 northerly for 0.25 kilometres.
Traffic Impact : at the junction of Highway of 17 and 535. Expect delays up to 10 minutes.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5108
Start of Construction : July 02, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : November 07, 2014
Highway : 573
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $7,011,400.00
Description : Replacements of 3 Blanche River Bridges on Highway 573 - first bridge is 0.3 kilometres north of Highway 560, second bridge is 0.5 kilometres north of Highway 560 and third bridge is 0.6 kilometres north of Highway 560 in Charlton.
Traffic Impact : from Highway 560 westerly for 1 kilometre in the town of Charlton. Full closure of West Bridge site. There is no impact on traffic. All lanes open, winter shutdown in effect. Alternate Route: Palmateer Road in Charlton and Dack Township.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5105
Start of Construction : November 05, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 18, 2014
Highway : 7088
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, and Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $1,158,300.00
Description : Havilland Township. Stokley Creek Bridge Replacement, Highway 7088, 6.1 kilometres west of Highwau 17 on Havilland Shores Road in Havilland Township.
Traffic Impact : 0.9 kilometres west of Highway 17 (Havilland Shores Drive) Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Single Lane of 3.5 metres. One way traffic controlled with a Yield sign.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5102
Start of Construction : May 21, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : June 30, 2014
Highway : 65
Length of Construction : 1.00 km
Close To : New Liskeard
Type of Contract : Structure rehabilitations
Value of Contract : $9,653,600.00
Description : Major rehabilitation to Blanche and Wright River Bridges. Work includes deck, expansion joints, barriers and bearing replacement, pave & waterproofing, removal of sidewalk, repair, encase abutments.
Traffic Impact : East of New Liskeard at both Blanche and Wright River Creek Bridges. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Both Blanche and Wright Creek Bridges reduces to single lane width of 3.8 metres. Controlled by traffic signal lights.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-5101
Start of Construction : May 15, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : November 14, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Englehart
Type of Contract : Structure rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $9,846,800.00
Description : Work includes Superstructure Repairs - Parapet Walls, Curbs, Sidewalks, Soffit, Abutment Walls and Piers.
Traffic Impact : Englehart River Bridge 3.9 kilometres North of Highway 569. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Speed limit is reduced to 60 kilometres per hour. Temporary Concrete Barriers are in place for a single lane closure (southbound) controlled by Temporary Traffic lights. Lane restriction of 4.0 metres. Signal head height clearance 5.8 metres Alternate Route : Northbound: Highway 11 to 624 then on to 66 then back on Highway 11. Southbound Highway 11 to 66, then on to 624, then back on Highway 11. Detour is approximately 50 minutes of travel time.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5136
Start of Construction : February 06, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : June 20, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Batchawana Bay
Type of Contract : Bridge rehabilitations.
Value of Contract : $6,810,400.00
Description : Work includes superstructure repairs, steel girders & deck replacement, bearings, abutments.
Traffic Impact : Close to Batchawana Bay, on Highway 17, 0.2 kilometres south of Highway 563 and 4.7 kilometres south of Highway 563. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Temporary Concrete Barriers in place for the winter. Speed Limit reduced to 70 kilometres in place. Lane width for Batchawana Bridge is 4.0 metres. Oversize loads not recommended through this zone. Alternate Route: Highway 129 and 101.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5132
Start of Construction : January 02, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 66
Length of Construction : 11.80 km
Close To : Kirkland Lake.
Type of Contract : Rehabilition
Value of Contract : $9,446,900.00
Description : Grading, drainage, granular Base, hot mix paving, electrical and structural work.
Traffic Impact : just east of Highway 11 easterly for 11.8 kilometres to Chaput Hughes Road. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Highway down to one lane at various locations within contract limits controlled by flaggers for roadwork. Local detour for light traffic excluding trucks at Teck Township.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5129
Start of Construction : July 03, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : March 31, 2014
Highway : 634
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Smooth Rock Falls
Type of Contract : Structural Culvert Replacements & Rehabilitations.
Value of Contract : $8,065,900.00
Description : 4 Structural Culvert Replacements & Rehabilitations on Highway 634 between 61 and 73 kilometres north of Highway 11.
Traffic Impact : between 61 and 73 kilometres north of Smooth Rock Falls. There is no impact on traffic. Construction to resume in Spring 2014. No restrictions in place
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5119
Start of Construction : August 27, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : June 13, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Opasatika
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Structure Replacements and Electrical
Value of Contract : $9,342,840.00
Description : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structure Replacements.
Traffic Impact : On Highway 11, Montcalm Creek Bridge, 6.8 kilometres west of Opasatika and Crow Creek Bridge, 3.9 kilometres west of Lowther. There is no impact on traffic. Winter shutdown in effect. Restrictions of 5.4 metres at Crow and Montcalm Creek bailey bridges still in place. Speed limit reduced to 50 kilometres per hour. Traffic lights in place.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5111
Start of Construction : July 16, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : July 18, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Blind River
Type of Contract : Structural Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $11,182,933.00
Description : 2 structure rehabs on Highway 17. One at the Mississagi River Bridge near Blind River & Lauzon Creek Bridge near Algoma Mills. Work includes, Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structural Rehabilitation.
Traffic Impact : 2 structure rehabs. Highway 17 at the Mississaugi River Bridge near Blind River & Highway 538 at Lauzon Creek Bridge near Algoma Mills. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. East bound lane closure controlled by traffic signal lights at Mississagi River Bridge. Lane width is 3.8 metres. Detour - Travel North from Thessalon for 20 kilometres on Highway 129, Turn East on Highway 554 for 10 kilometres, Turn South on Highway 546 for 10 kilometres to Highway 17 in Iron Bridge.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5101
Start of Construction : July 25, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2015
Highway : 69
Length of Construction : 11.20 km
Close To : Wanup
Type of Contract : 4 Lane Expansion
Value of Contract : $64,604,700.00
Description : Includes one temporary tie-in located near the south project limit. New diamond interchange at Crooked Lake Road. Includes thirteen new structures.
Traffic Impact : Highway 69, 3.1 kilometres north of Highway 64 northerly for 11.2 kilometres. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Speed limit reduced from 90 kilometres per hour to 70. Southbound lanes reduced to single lane with temporary concrete barriers 3.5 kilometres north of Highway 64 junction for 2 kilometres northerly in the southbound lanes. Shoulder reduced to 1.5 metres. Stage 1 Detour is open to traffic.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5100
Start of Construction : June 27, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : August 26, 2016
Highway : 69
Length of Construction : 13.70 km
Close To : Estaire
Type of Contract : New 4-Lane Construction, including Highway 64 interchange and side-roads with grading, drainage, granular base, hot mix, structure and illumination
Value of Contract : $80,777,500.00
Description : Between Bigwood and Estaire. Highway 69 Expansion. 2.7 kilometres North of Highway 607 to 7.2 kilometres North of Highway 64. Work includes 1 new structure and 8 new structural culverts,
Traffic Impact : Highway 69 Between Bigwood and Estaire, 2.7 kilometres North of Highway 607 to 7.2 kilometres North of Highway 64. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Passing lanes closed within construction zone for both north and south lanes. Speed limit reduced to 70 kilometres per hour during working hours. 90 kilometres per hour on weekends. Please note that there will be no construction operations on this contract from Friday December 20, 2013 to January 6, 2014 due to the holiday shutdown.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-5001
Start of Construction : June 05, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : November 28, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Gravenhurst
Type of Contract : Bridge Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $8,706,303.00
Description : Structure rehabilitation, work includes approach slabs, abutment backfill, ballast walls and wingwalls, Install Retained Soil System, reconstruct wingwalls, Replace decks, barrier walls, strengthen steel superstructure, stiffeners and bracing, girder repairs, bearings replacements, concrete patching to piers and abutments, construct rip-rap spillways.
Traffic Impact : Near Gravenhurst. From 2.6 kilometres south Muskoka Road 169 interchange northerly for 8.2 kilometres. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Northbound structure closed to traffic. Two way traffic on Southbound structure. Southbound lane restricted to 5.3 metres and northbound lane restricted to 6.3 metres on South Gull Lake Narrows structure until July 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2011-5110
Start of Construction : July 04, 2011
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Kirkland Lake
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular base, Hot Mix Paving and Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $9,169,250.00
Description : Replacement of White Clay River Bridge on Highway 11, new pre-cast box girder bridge, re-alignment of Highway 11 to the west by 18.0 metres and removal of existing bridge.
Traffic Impact : On Highway 11, 17.7 kilometres north of Highway 66 at White Clay River. There is no impact on traffic. Speed reduced to 70 kilometres per hour. All work being done off existing alignment
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2011-5011
Start of Construction : April 18, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : May 30, 2014
Highway : 60
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Dwight
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structural.
Value of Contract : $12,827,021.00
Description : Oxtongue Lake Narrows Bridge Replacement, 9.8 kilometres east of Highway 35, Work includes detour first year and structure replacement in second year.
Traffic Impact : 9.8 kilometres East of Highway 35 between Dwight and Oxtongue Lake. There is no impact on traffic.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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Contract #: 2011-5009
Start of Construction : May 28, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : May 30, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Bracebridge
Type of Contract : Structural Rehabilitation, Granular Base & Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $1,834,989.00
Description : Work includes elimination of expansion joints at South Muskoka River Bridge, mill & pave and expansion joints repair at Muskoka River Bridge North Arm.
Traffic Impact : All work being done on Highway 11 near Bracebridge. South Muskoka River Bridge 0.8 kilometres north of Highway 118 in the northbound lanes and the North Muskoka River Bridge North Branch 0.2 kilometres north of Muskoka Road 117 in the southbound lanes. There is no impact on traffic. Work to resume shortly.
Region of Ontario : Northeastern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 11, 2014 - April 18, 2014
Last Updated: April 11, 2014

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