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Construction Reports: Northwestern

Contract #: 2016-6031
Start of Construction : July 25, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : September 14, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Kakabeka Falls
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Hot Mix Paving, Structural Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $3,543,810.00
Description : Kakabeka Falls Bridge (Kaministiquia River) rehabilitation 0.2 kilometres east Highway 590.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17 Kaministiquia River Bridge at Kakabeka Falls, 0.20 kilometres east of Highway 590. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Effective lane width west-bound lane is 7.165 metres. Effective lane width east-bound lane is 6.9 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 2017

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Contract #: 2016-6012
Start of Construction : February 01, 2017
Estimated End of Construction : October 14, 2017
Highway : 627
Length of Construction : 5.90 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Culvert Replacement
Value of Contract : $3,992,280.00
Description : 1.8 metre diameter centreline culvert replacement with relocation in 18 metre high fill with bank stabilization (and sink hole remediation) 0.6 kilometres south highway 17 (previously a 100K culvert liner project)
Traffic Impact : On Highway 627, Camp Creek (Pic River Tributary), 615 metres South of Highway 17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes.
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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 2017

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Contract #: 2016-6004
Start of Construction : March 27, 2017
Estimated End of Construction : September 03, 2018
Highway : 72
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Sioux Lookout
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacement
Value of Contract : $12,607,750.00
Description : Moose Creek Bridge replacement with 0.7 metre grade raise with retaining walls 52.3 kilometres North Highway 17 - 17.1 kilometres South of Sioux Lookout.
Traffic Impact : Moose Creek Bridge - 52.4 kilometres Northeast of Highway 17 - 17.1 kilometres Southwest of Sioux Lookout. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced to single lane controlled by traffic signals. Speed limit reduced to 60 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width of 4.0 metres. Height reduced to 5.0 metres 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 2017

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Contract #: 2015-6041
Start of Construction : April 03, 2017
Estimated End of Construction : June 30, 2017
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacement.
Value of Contract : $15,438,161.00
Description : Pays Plat River bridge #3 rehabilitation 24.5 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.2 kilometres east highway11 (Nipigon Junction) Pays Plat Creek bridge #1 site 48C-019 rehabilitation 24.7 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.4 kilometres east highway11.
Traffic Impact : 62 Kilometres East of Nipigon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic controlled by a Traffic Control Person. Speed limit reduced to 50 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width of 5.80 metres. Height reduced to 5.8 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 2017

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Contract #: 2015-6034
Start of Construction : April 03, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : September 14, 2017
Highway : 595
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nolalu
Type of Contract : Structural Culvert Replacement
Value of Contract : $5,414,260.00
Description : Sitch #2, Sitch #3, and Cedar Creek Culverts.
Traffic Impact : Highway 595, Sitch Creek Culvert #2 replacement 0.8 kilometres north Highway 588 (Hymers). Highway 595, Sitch Creek Culvert #3 replacement 1.1 kilometres north Highway 588 (Hymers) Highway 595, Cedar Creek Culvert replacement 1.4 kilometres south Highway 590. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Sitch Creek Culvert #3 is reduced to a single lane controlled by traffic signals. Reduced speed limit of 60 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width of 3.70 metres in place. Height reduced to 5.0 metres 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 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. May have brief one lane closures during the construction process.
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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 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 10 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: April 21, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Last Updated: April 21, 2017

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