Road Closure Schedule and Information

We expect further road closures in the summer of 2020 to allow for the safe and efficient progress of our projects. We understand and apologize for the inconvenience during these essential works and thank all our residents and visitors for your patience.

We will hold public meetings with the business community and residents before the summer to finalize our traffic and parking plans based on your input. We will provide further information on all the closures below as soon as it is available, and through all our other communications tools.

Please note that any schedule projections are based upon the best available information at the time of publication. In this way we endeavor to assist residents and businesses in planning but schedules may change, subject to ground conditions, delivery of materials and other unforeseen circumstances.

 

For further information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., follow our Facebook page or call us in Public Works at 993-7400.

 Future 2020 Closures

1.     5th Avenue from Princess Street to Craig Street

2.     3rd Avenue between King and Albert Streets

These closures will be completed in segments such that only one intersection will be closed at any one time.

A special parking plan for Robert Service School will be published nearer the date.

 Maps: 2020 Water & Sewer Upgrades - anticipated Road Closures

 

 

 

We do expect further road closures to allow for the safe and efficient progress of our projects this summer. We understand and apologize for the inconvenience during these essential works and thank all our residents and visitors for your patience.

We held valuable public meetings with the business community and residents in Dawson on March 7th and are finalizing our traffic and parking plans based on the input received. We will provide further information on all the closures below as soon as it is available, through all our communications tools.

With questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., follow our Facebook page or call or text our dedicated community liaison number 993-3472.

Current Closures

Our only closure at this time is Turner Street between 5th and 7th. We expect this to continue until the end of the summer when our new pumphouse is commissioned.

Expected Closures

1.        5th Avenue between Turner and Dugas Streets

From after the Gold Show weekend (May 21) for several months while our new pumphouse is connected to the water reservoirs. This closure will extend into the west side alley between Turner and Dugas.

This closure will be for vehicles and pedestrians.

2.        5th Avenue between Princess and Harper Streets

This closure is expected to be for vehicles only. Dates to be determined subject to final contractor work plan.

3.        Craig Street from 5th to the 9th Avenue Trailhead

This closure is for vehicles only and we expect the work to be completed in segments such that one of the 7th or 8th Avenue intersections with Craig will always be open to allow the free flow of traffic into the east side residential streets. Dates to be determined subject to final contractor work plan.

Further road closures of Turner Street and 3rd Avenue in the North End could be seen subject to project funding and the final contractor work plans.