The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Construction on Front Street West and Charles Street in Whitby

WHITBY, ON April 30, 2014 – The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses of planned construction work in the Front Street and Charles Street areas, near the Port of Whitby Marina.


Work began the week of April 28, and is scheduled to be complete by the end of October.


The Works Department will be closing Front Street West between Brock Street South and the Port of Whitby Marina (phase one of the project), and Charles Street between Front Street West and Watson Street West (phase two of the project), in the Town of Whitby.


Work includes the construction of a new watermain, sanitary sewer, storm sewer and reconstruction of the roadways.


The Region realizes that the work will 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 pedestrian safety and for the safety of the construction workers. Local businesses and residents will have access to their driveways but should expect delays for the duration of the project.


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