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Construction Reports: Northwestern

Contract #: 2016-6016
Start of Construction : July 11, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : January 22, 2017
Highway : 61
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Thunder Bay
Type of Contract : Structure Rehabilitation, Grading, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical
Value of Contract : $3,053,810.00
Description : Neebing River bridge rehabilitation 0.3 kilometres East Arthur Street Thunder Bay or 2.8 kilometres Southwest of Harbour Expressway.
Traffic Impact : Neebing River Bridge, 0.3 kilometres north of Arthur Street. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Advisory speed limit reduction to 70 kilometres per hour for southbound lane.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2015-6041
Start of Construction : April 18, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : February 12, 2017
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Schreiber
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacements
Value of Contract : $15,438,161.00
Description : Part 1) Pays Plat River bridge #3 rehabilitation 24.5 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.2 kilometres east Highway 11 (Nipigon Junction) Part 2) Pays Plat Creek bridge #1 site 48C-019 rehabilitation 24.7 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.4 kilometres east Hwy 11
Traffic Impact : Two locations - 24.5 kilometres west Schreiber/62.2 kilometres east Highway 11 and 24.7 kilometres west Schreiber/ 62.4 kilometres east Highway 11. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Structures reduced to single lane controlled by temporary traffic signals. Height reduced at traffic signals. Reduced speed limit to 50 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width 3.8 metres.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2015-6002
Start of Construction : December 01, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : October 27, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Fort Frances
Type of Contract : Structural Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $7,790,598.00
Description : Noden Causeway over Rainy Lake final rehabilitation phase 19.7 kilometres east Highway 502 - substructure repairs for all structure sites: east low level 6.2 kilometres east Fort Frances, west low level 5.5 kilometres east Fort Frances and high level 4.7 kilometres east Fort Frances.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11, 0.63 kilometres east of Noden Causeway East Low Level Bridge to 0.63 kilometres west of High Level Bridge. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Effective lane width of 5.0 metres.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2014-6031
Start of Construction : April 08, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : May 28, 2017
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacement
Value of Contract : $6,597,000.00
Description : Gravel River bridge site replacement 44.7 kilometres east Highway 11 Nipigon.
Traffic Impact : Highway 17 – Gravel River Bridge 44.5 kilometres West of South junction Highway 11/17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced to single lane controlled by traffic signals. Speed limit reduced to 50 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width 4.5 metres. Height reduced at traffic signals.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2014-6026
Start of Construction : June 03, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : June 25, 2021
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 11.50 km
Close To : Red Rock
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structures
Value of Contract : $108,768,349.00
Description : Stillwater Creek bridge westerly 11.8 kilometres to Red Rock Road #9 (or 1.5 kilometres west Highway 585 westerly 11.8 kilometres to 4.8 kilometres west Highway 628) predominantly new (four lane) alignment including: North Trout Creek bridges; new west bound South Trout Creek bridge; new east bound South Trout Creek Bridge. removal of the old highway bridge is under this project; Still Water Creek bridges; Itzcaulde Creek Culvert; and partial intersection illumination for Highway 628, Golf Course Road, Red Rock Road #8.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, 4.8 kilometres west of Highway 628 easterly for 11.8 Kilometres to 1.5 kilometres west of Highway 585. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Effective lane width is 4.25 metres.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2014-6018
Start of Construction : October 01, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : September 29, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 6.60 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading earth and rock, granular base, granular sub base, hot mix paving, drainage, culverts, lighting
Value of Contract : $33,710,870.00
Description : 1.5 kilometres east Highway 587 westerly 6.5 kilometres to 5.0 kilometres west Highway 587 (starts 1.3 kilometres west of West Loon Road and ends between Eldorado Road and Birch Beach Road).
Traffic Impact : 5.0 kilometres west of Highway 587 easterly for 6.6 kilometres. There is no impact on traffic. Two lanes open in each direction.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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Contract #: 2013-6000
Start of Construction : August 26, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 28, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Construction of a new four-lane cable stayed bridge over the Nipigon River and widening of the approaches to the bridge to four lanes.
Value of Contract : $118,227,470.00
Description : Construction of a new four-lane cable stayed bridge over the Nipigon River and widening of the approaches to the bridge to four lanes.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, from 1.7 kilometres east of the junction Highway 11/17 (Nipigon) westerly to First Street. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced speed limit of 70 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width of 5.0 metres, no height restriction. May have brief one lane closures during the construction process. The contractor is providing a pedestrian transport service across the bridge at 10-15 minute intervals.
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: January 20, 2017 - January 27, 2017
Last Updated: January 20, 2017

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