The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Construction on Taunton Road in Orono

WHITBY, ON August 28, 2014

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses that construction work will require temporary lane restrictions on Taunton Road (Regional Road 17) in Orono.


Work will begin the week of Sept. 1 and is expected to be complete by mid-December.


Taunton Road, between Main Street (Regional Road 17) and Peters Pike; as well as Peters Pike and Robins Road, immediately south of Taunton Road. 


To install a new watermain.


The Region realizes that the work may be disruptive, and will make every effort to complete the work as quickly and efficiently as possible. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule. Drivers are asked to exercise caution for the safety of pedestrians and construction workers.


For more information about this work, and other Regional construction, design and environmental assessment projects, visit

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