Highway 7 East rapidway construction,
October 15 to 18



Metrolinx and York Region contractors continue to work on the project to build a rapidway — bus-only lanes in the centre of the roadway.

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Here’s what else is going on with the project this week:

  • Warden Avenue — from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day: Contractors are closing the southbound lanes between Cedarland Drive and Highway 407. Work continues until October 31.
  • between Warden Avenue and Highway 404 — Starting Monday, October 15 from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day: Contractors are closing multiple lanes. Expect heavier traffic than usual. Work continues until October 18.
  • Cedarland Drive — Contractors are closing the street to traffic until the end of 2013.
  • Longo’s Driveway — Contractors are closing the left-turn lane from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. for two days between October 15 and 18. You can turn left from the through lane or use another exit.
  • Woodbine Avenue — Contractors are closing the southbound curb lane north of Highway 7. Work continues until October 18.
  • Woodbine Avenue — Starting Monday, October 15 from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day: contractors are closing left-turn lanes north and south of Highway 7. Work continues until October 18.
  • Frontenac Drive — From 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day: Contractors are closing the northbound curb lane north of Highway 7. Work continues until October 18.
  • Frontenac Drive — From 8 p.m. Thursday, October 17 until 5 a.m. Monday, October 21: Contractors are paving at the intersection on Highway 7, blocking access to or from Highway 7.
  • Allstate Parkway — Contractors are closing the southbound right-turn lane north to allow pedestrian access. Police officers will be on-site and left-turns will be at their discretion. Work continues until December 7.
  • Allstate Parkway — Starting Monday, October 18 from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day: contractors are closing the northbound curb lane at Highway 7. Work continues until October 11.
  • at Highway 404 — from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. today and from 7 p.m. tonight until 7 a.m. tomorrow and continuing overnight nightly: Contractors are closing multiple lanes. Work continues until November 1.

TTC passengers riding buses operating along the 24 Victoria Park, 68 Warden and 224 Victoria Park North routes and York Region Transit passengers riding buses operating along the Viva pink, Viva purple and 1 Highway 7 routes should expect delays.