The Regional Municipality of Durham

Public Service Announcement

Construction of bus-only lanes on Kingston Road in Pickering begins

WHITBY, ON February 27, 2015

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department would like to advise residents and businesses that construction on Kingston Road (Durham Highway 2) in Pickering will cause lane restrictions.


Construction will begin the week of March 2 and is expected to be complete by the end of October. Unfavourable weather conditions may influence the work schedule.


Kingston Road (Durham Highway 2), from 315 metres west of Liverpool Road to 600 metres east of Liverpool Road, in the City of Pickering.


The reconstruction of Kingston Road includes storm sewer replacement, local watermain replacement, road widening, sidewalk reconstruction, traffic signal replacements, and the implementation of bus-only lanes and bicycle lanes.


The Region realizes that the work will 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.

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