The Regional Municipality of Durham


Public Service Announcement

Motorists reminded to drive safely in construction zones

WHITBY, ON April 09, 2015

As warmer weather approaches, The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department is reminding all drivers to slow down and proceed with caution through construction zones or areas where workers are present.
 

WHEN:

Construction season is underway, and continues until late fall and into the winter months.

WHERE:

All construction zones or areas marked for roadside work in Durham Region.

WHY:

In order to protect the safety of workers, other drivers and pedestrians, motorists are reminded to slow down and proceed with caution on roads where construction or maintenance may be underway.

NOTE:

The Regional Municipality of Durham would like to thank everyone for their patience and co-operation while roadside work or construction projects are completed as safely and efficiently as possible.

Please remember, speed limits are reduced in construction zones, and fines are doubled when workers are present.

For more information on current and upcoming road construction projects in Durham Region, please visit the Region’s website at www.durham.ca/cdeap.

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