The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Update: Construction on Henry Street in Whitby resumes

WHITBY, ON March 31, 2015

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses that Phase Two construction on Henry Street (Regional Road 45) in the Town of Whitby resumes next week.


Henry Street (Regional Road 45) will be closed, from north of Burns Street West to north of Trent Street West, beginning April 7. Detour routes will be posted. It is anticipated that this project will be complete by the end of August.

Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule. For information on future stages of work, search the project on


The road closure is required to reconstruct the watermain, sanitary sewer, storm sewer, curb and gutter, traffic lights and pavement.


The Region realizes that the work may be disruptive, and will make every effort to complete the work as quickly and efficiently as possible. Access to residential and commercial driveways will be maintained whenever possible. 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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