Parts of Avonmore Road to be closed for Construction

Handout from Cruickshank Construction Limited
Parts of Avonmore Road to be closed for Construction
The planned detours around the affected bridges.

Cruickshank Construction Limited would like to advise residents that construction will soon begin on Highway 401 at the Wales Drive and Avonmore Road bridges.

Cruickshank Construction Limited has been awarded the Contract for the removal and replacement of these bridges.

Construction Timeline:

•      The Avonmore Road Bridge will be closed to traffic starting April 24 2017 and is scheduled to reopen in November 2017.

•      The Wales Drive Bridge will be closed starting April 2 2018 and is scheduled to reopen in November 2018.

•      A signed detour route will be implemented during each closure. (See map above)

•      All construction should be completed in fall 2018.

Single lane closures will occur throughout the construction seasons on Highway 401.  All consideration has been given to implement traffic control measures to ensure minimal disruption to the traveling public.  We apologize in advance for this inconvenience and very much appreciate the public’s patience during construction.

Cruickshank Construction Limited’s representative is Evan Modler who can be reached at 613-362-1957.

The contract administration for the project is McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers and the Contract Administrator is Donna Yates, who can be reached at 613-229-8711.

Alternatively, please contact Ontario 511 or visit the Traveler Information Services website to access the Interactive Map at:,-75.717086&z=11.

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