The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Lane restrictions and road closure near Whitby marina

WHITBY, ON March 23, 2015

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses that construction of a sanitary sewer will cause lane restrictions and a road closure in the area of Watson Street in south Whitby, near the Whitby marina.


Construction is scheduled to begin the week of March 30 and will continue until late 2015. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.


Watson Street West, between Charles Street and the Whitby marina entrance, will be closed for approximately one month during construction. Lane restrictions in the area of the project (including Victoria Street West, Watson Street West and Front Street East) will be ongoing for the remainder of the year. For more information, please search for this project on


Work includes the construction of a new sanitary sewer.


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 pedestrian safety and for the safety of the construction workers.

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

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