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Construction Reports: Northwestern

Contract #: 2013-6025
Start of Construction : April 30, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : September 12, 2014
Highway : 600
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Paving, Structure Replacements and Culvert Replacement
Value of Contract : $3,339,917.00
Description : Part 1) Little Grassy alias Yongeberg bridge site 45-011 replacement 5.4 kilometres west Highway 619 or 1.5 kilometres east Highway 621 Bergland Part 2) Little Grassy River culverts site 45-156C replacement 5.1 kilometres west Highway 621 Bergland and 17.4 kilometres east Highway 11 Rainy River Part 3) Little Grassy River bridge site 45-006 replacement 0.7 kilometres north Highway 600 Bergland Part 4) advance purchase 6055-13-00 for bridge components 800K
Traffic Impact : Little Grassy River Bridge at Bergland, 0.7 kilometres north of Highway 600; Little Grassy River Bridge at Yongeberg, 1.5 kilometres east of Highway 621, and Little Grassy River Culverts, 5.1 kilometres west of Highway 621. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic is controlled by traffic control persons.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6021
Start of Construction : April 22, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : October 10, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Fort Frances
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacement
Value of Contract : $5,310,223.00
Description : Seven Mile bridge replacement, 18.4 kilometres west Highway 502.
Traffic Impact : Seven Mile bridge replacement, 18.4 kilometres west Highway 502. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers and traffic control persons as required. Effective May 12, 2014, the single lane is restricted to 3,87 metre width with reduced speeds of 70 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6019
Start of Construction : February 19, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : September 19, 2014
Highway : 7288
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Red Lake
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $1,354,929.00
Description : Nungesser River bridge rehabilitation (deck replacement) on NORT Road Red Lake (alias: Nungesser Road; Highway 7288) 51.0 kilometres north Highway 125/Balmertown.
Traffic Impact : Expect delays up to 10 minutes. There are no lane restrictions or closures. Traffic is controlled by traffic control persons as required.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6018
Start of Construction : April 22, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : September 19, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Bridge Rehabilitations
Value of Contract : $6,147,152.00
Description : Part 1) Cypress River bridge major rehabilitation site 48C-016, 24.4 kilometres West of Pays Plat or 36.6 kilometres East of Nipigon and Part 2) Little Gravel River bridge rehabilitation site 48C-017, 44.2 kilometres East of Nipigon
Traffic Impact : Cypress River bridge, 24.4 kilometres West of Pays Plat or 36.6 kilometres East of Nipigon and Little Gravel River bridge, 44.2 kilometres East of Nipigon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Little Gravel River Bridge and Cypress River Bridge will be reduced to a single lane beginning May 6, 2014. The temporary lane width will be restricted to 3.7 metres. The regulatory speed limit is reduced from 90 to 70 kilometres per hour within the construction zone limits.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6017
Start of Construction : October 15, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Structure Rehabilitation Detour
Value of Contract : $3,368,180.00
Description : Temporary detour including a temporary structure for the Pic River bridge rehabilitation 7.2 kilometres east of Marathon.
Traffic Impact : Pic River Bridge, 7.2 kilometres east of Marathon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. There are no lane restrictions in place and there are no reduced speed limits in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6016
Start of Construction : October 28, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : June 30, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Red Rock
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structures
Value of Contract : $4,336,121.00
Description : Part 1) new South Trout Creek bridge 1.3 kilometres west Highway 628 on the future east bound four lane alignment; Part 2) South Trout Creek Bridge detour around the old bridge; and Part 3) removal of the existing deteriorating South Trout Creek Bridge on Highway 11/17
Traffic Impact : South Trout Creek Detour and Ultimate Eastbound Lane Bridge Construction. There is no impact on traffic. There are no lane restrictions, reduced speed limits or closures in effect at this time.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6014
Start of Construction : October 16, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : September 16, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Atikokan
Type of Contract : Structure Replacements
Value of Contract : $10,133,832.00
Description : Part 1) Pickerel River bridge replacement 9.7 kilometres east Highway 633 and Part 2) French River bridge site 45-097 replacement 12.0 kilometres east Highway 633.
Traffic Impact : Pickerel River bridge replacement 9.7 kilometres east Highway 633 and French River bridgereplacement 12.0 kilometres east Highway 633. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Effective April 23, 2014, the single lane is restricted to 3,97 metre width with reduced speeds of 70 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6011
Start of Construction : October 02, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : September 19, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Ignace
Type of Contract : Structure replacements
Value of Contract : $8,935,832.00
Description : Part 1) Gulliver River Bridge replacement 10.2 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace and Part 2) English River bridge site 41S-073 replacement English River 54.6 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace.
Traffic Impact : Gulliver River Bridge, 10.2 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace and English River Bridge, 54.6 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Gulliver River Bridge will be reduced to a single lane beginning April 1, 2014. The temporary lane width will be restricted to 3.842 metres. English River Bridge will be reduced to a single lane beginning May 5, 2014. The temporary lane width will be restricted to 3.977 metres. The regulatory speed limit is reduced to 50 kilometres per hour within the construction zone limits.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6010
Start of Construction : July 19, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 17, 2014
Highway : 614
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Manitouwadge
Type of Contract : Structural Culvert Replacements
Value of Contract : $2,772,000.00
Description : Part 1) Philips Creek culvert site 48E-067C replacement 3.6 kilometres north Highway 17 Part 2) Barbara Creek culvert site 48E-088C replacement 10.5 kilometres north Highway 17; Part 3) Barehead Creek Culvert site 48-089C replacement 39.9 kilometres north Highway 17
Traffic Impact : Philips Creek culvert replacement 3.6 kilometres north Highway 17; Barbara Creek culvert replacement 10.5 kilometres north Highway 17 and Barehead Creek Culvert replacement 39.9 kilometres north Highway 17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Effective June 6, 2014, the single lane is restricted to a 4.3 metre width with reduced speeds of 60 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6008
Start of Construction : September 18, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : August 15, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 20.40 km
Close To : Atikokan
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $7,827,109.00
Description : Flander's Road 38.3 kilometres west Highway 11 B Atikokan westerly 20.4 kilometres to 4.7 kilometres west Seine River.
Traffic Impact : 38.3 kilometres west of Atikokan westerly. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Traffic will encounter single lane closure at two locations within the construction zone limits for earth excavation and culvert installation. Advisory reduced speeds of 70 kilometres per hour during construction operations. Traffic is controlled by traffic control persons.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6007
Start of Construction : April 16, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : December 08, 2014
Highway : 664
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Bridge work
Value of Contract : $3,000,132.00
Description : Vermillion Lake Narrows bridge rehabilitation, 10.6 kilometres west Highway 72 (i.e. Patricia Corners).
Traffic Impact : Vermilion Lake Narrows Bridge, 10.6 kilometres west of Junction Highway 72. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Temporary concrete barriers will be installed on May 26, 2014 and traffic will be travelling on the westbound lane which will have a lane width of 3.36 metres controlled with traffic lights. The speed limit is reduced to 60 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6006
Start of Construction : December 11, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 14, 2014
Highway : 599
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Pickel Lake
Type of Contract : Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $2,194,841.00
Description : Medcalf Lake Narrows bridge rehabilitation 84.6 kilometres north Highway 516; or 220 kilometres north Highway 17; or approximately 94 kilometres north Savant Lake; or approximately 72 kilometres south Pickle Lake.
Traffic Impact : Medcalf Lake Narrows Bridge, 220 kilometres north of junction Highway 17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Effective April 17, 2014, the single lane is restricted to 3,24 metre width with reduced speeds of 50 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6001
Start of Construction : June 10, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2014
Highway : 527
Length of Construction : 24.30 km
Close To : Armstrong
Type of Contract : Road Construction - Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $9,119,432.00
Description :
Traffic Impact : 123 kilometres north Highway 11/17 northerly for 25 kilometres. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic is controlled by traffic control persons.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6000
Start of Construction : June 28, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 28, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structure Work
Value of Contract : $118,227,470.00
Description : 1.2 kilometres east of the junction of Highways 11 and 17 at Nipigon westerly 3.8 kilometres to 0.2 kilometres east of First Street. Part 1, new four Lane Nipigon River bridge 0.4 kilometres west of junction Highway 11; Part 2, two to four lane widening from junction of Highway 11 to First Street; Part 3, full illumination from junction of Highway 11 to Railway Street and transition lighting east of First Street; Part 4, removal of existing bridge; Part 5, is Work By Others a) duct hanger b) Hydro/Bell/Shaw relocations c) watermain work.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, from 1.7 kilometres east of the junction fo Highway 11/17 (Nipigon) westerly to First Street. There is no impact on traffic. Lane restrictions in place for construction work on east side of the bridge. Traffic control persons in place for road work.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6022
Start of Construction : May 07, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 24, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 17.36 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Road Construction and Bridge Work
Value of Contract : $18,468,706.00
Description : Part 1) resurfacing from Jackfish River 13.4 kilometres east Highway 11 Nipigon easterly 31.2 kilometres. Part 2) Jackfish River Bridge 13.4 kilometres east Highway 11 replacement. Part 3) Jackpine River Bridge, 24.6 kilometres east Highway 11 rehabilitation. Part 4) foundation stabilization berm 3.5 kilometres west Little Gravel River or 40.8 kilometres east Highwy 11 in Wiggins Township (Notes: advance crushing of Granular A and 12.5 stone under minor caps, Dublin Creek realignment removed from this project)
Traffic Impact : 13.4 kilometres east of Highway 11 and 17 junction at Nipigon easterly for 31.2 kilometres. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter single lane restrictions controlled by flagging operations. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers with reduced speeds of 70 kilometres per hour. The Jackpine River Bridge is reduced to a width restriction of 3.405 metres and the Jackfish River Bridge is reduced to a width restriction of 3.65 metres effective May 6, 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6021
Start of Construction : April 18, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Beardmore
Type of Contract : Bridge replacement
Value of Contract : $4,990,217.00
Description : Blackwater River bridge replacement, 0.7 kilometres west Highway 580 at Beardmore.
Traffic Impact : Blackwater River Bridge, 0.6 kilometres west of the south junction of Highway 580. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Effective May 12, 2014, the single lane is restricted to a 3.65 metre width with reduced speeds of 60 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6015
Start of Construction : March 11, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2014
Highway : 105
Length of Construction : 9.90 km
Close To : Red Lake
Type of Contract : Bridge replacement, grading, drainage, granular base and hot mix paving
Value of Contract : $5,042,190.00
Description : Bug River Bridge replacement 9.9 kilometres south Highway 125.
Traffic Impact : Bug River Bridge, 9.9 kilometres south Highway 125. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Regulatory 60 kilometres per hour and 50 kilometres per hour signage in place. Reduction to a single lane anticipated. Traffic controlled by traffic control persons as required. Traffic lights to be installed.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6014
Start of Construction : January 17, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 15, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Dinorwic
Type of Contract : Bridge replacement
Value of Contract : $4,291,797.00
Description : Nugget Creek bridge replacement 8.1 kilometres west Highway 72 Dinorwic.
Traffic Impact : Nugget Creek bridge replacement 8.1 kilometres west Highway 72 Dinorwic. There is no impact on traffic. Effective October 30, 2013, normal lane widths have been restored at this site and open to two lanes of traffic. This contract is shut down for the winter season and construction will start up in the Spring of 2014..
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6010
Start of Construction : November 13, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : July 24, 2015
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 14.91 km
Close To : Thunder Bay
Type of Contract : Road Construction - Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Illumination and Structures.
Value of Contract : $50,066,979.00
Description : 4-Laning from 1.0 kilometres west Highway 527 easterly 14.1 kilometres to 0.9 kilometres west of Mackenzie Station Road (Includes the CPR Overhead 8.7 kilometres west of Lakeshore Drive in MacGregor Township) includes Partial Illumination at MacGregor Road and Shuniah Landfill plus temporary transition lighting for 4-ln to 2-ln staging.
Traffic Impact : 1.0 kilometres west of Highway 527/Spruce River Road easterly for 14.1 kilometres. There is no impact on traffic. Traffic is open to both lanes without any lane restrictions. Construction has ceased this season and will commence again in the spring of 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6006
Start of Construction : October 04, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : October 31, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Fort Frances
Type of Contract : Bridge Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $10,456,598.00
Description : Noden Causeway east of Fort Frances High Level Deck Rehabilitation and minor West Low Level work to complete unfinished.
Traffic Impact : Noden Causeway east of Fort Frances High Level Deck Rehabilitation and minor West Low Level work. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. At the High Level Structure traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Traffic controlled by traffic control persons as required. Lane closure anticipated to take effect on April 21, 2014, and the temporary width restriction will be 3.45 metres. Reduced speed limit of 50 kilometres per hour is in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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Contract #: 2011-6011
Start of Construction : April 12, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : October 01, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Structure rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $8,746,775.00
Description :
Traffic Impact : Little Pic River Bridge, 27.3 kilometres west of the junction of Highway 626 Marathon for 0.5 kilometres. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Lane closure anticipated to take effect on April 22, 2014, and the temporary width restriction will be 4.29 metres. Reduced speed limit of 70 kilometres per hour is in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
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: July 18, 2014 - July 25, 2014
Last Updated: July 18, 2014

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