Toronto's Pottery Road Closure From May 24 to September 5, 2011

Toronto's Pottery Road Closure From May 24 to September 5, 2011

The City of Toronto is definitely keeping their promise to bring on road repairs and reconstruction projects during spring and summer.

So,  from May 24 to September 5, 2011, Pottery Road from Bayview Avenue to Broadview Avenue will be closed for numerous road works including:

  • road reconstruction, with curbs, guiderails and retaining walls on Pottery Road,
  • a new sidewalk,
  • watermain replacement,
  • storm water upgrades,
  • improvements to the Lower Don bike trail crossing at Pottery Road, and
  • relocation of various utilities.

Although there will be no through traffic on Pottery Road during the road closure, local business access to Pottery Road will be maintained – with access provided from only one end of Pottery Road, either from Bayview Avenue or Broadview Avenue, depending on construction activities at different times.

Please click here for further information about other road closures in Toronto.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

News Release

May 19, 2011

Pottery Road closed until September for road work

Pottery Road from Bayview Avenue to Broadview Avenue will be closed from May 24 to September 5 to complete a series of road, sidewalk and watermain improvements.

The work to be performed includes road reconstruction, with curbs, guiderails and retaining walls on Pottery Road, as well as a new sidewalk, watermain replacement, storm water upgrades, improvements to the Lower Don bike trail crossing at Pottery Road, and the relocation of various utilities.

“The City of Toronto continues to co-ordinate important road work with utility companies and other agencies to ensure that we keep disruptions to a minimum,” said Councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong (Ward 34, Don Valley East), Chair of the City’s Public Works and Infrastructure Committee.

During the closure there will be no through traffic on Pottery Road. However, local business access to Pottery Road will be maintained – with access provided from only one end of Pottery Road, either from Bayview Avenue or Broadview Avenue, depending on construction activities at different times.

Further information about other road closures is available at http://www.toronto.ca/torontostreets.

Toronto is Canada’s largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. Toronto’s government is dedicated to delivering customer service excellence, creating a transparent and accountable government, reducing the size and cost of government and building a transportation city. For information on non-emergency City services and programs, Toronto residents, businesses and visitors can dial 311, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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