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Public Service Announcement

Bloor Street West in Oshawa to be closed for construction

WHITBY, ON May 01, 2017

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses that construction work will close Bloor Street West (Regional Road 22) from 50 metres west of Simcoe Street to 250 metres west of Simcoe Street, including the Highway 401 off-ramp, in Oshawa.

WHEN:

Construction is scheduled to begin in July, and the road closure will be in effect from July to November for approximately 16 weeks. The work along Bloor Street is expected to last for one year. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.

WHERE:

Bloor Street West, from 50 metres west of Simcoe Street to 250 metres west of Simcoe Street, including the Highway 401 off-ramp, in the City of Oshawa.

WHY:

To construct a new trunk watermain to improve water supply system security.

NOTE:

Access to local driveways and businesses will be maintained at all times. The Region realizes that the work may be disruptive, and will make every effort to complete the work as quickly and efficiently as possible. Drivers are asked to exercise caution for the safety of pedestrians, cyclists and construction workers.

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