Road Closures

Posted On Wednesday, August 29, 2018

TSW (Peterborough, ON) – Please be advised that on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 the closure of Port Severn Road North will begin. The road closure will allow for the rehabilitation of the Bayview Dam E Bridge. Work is scheduled to be completed in late December 2018.  Beginning on September 4th, Highway 400 from Port Severn Road North will offer the alternate driving route to cross the waterway (detour route attached).  The work on the Port Severn area dams is part...
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Posted On Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Work on TSWLast week, the contractor for the first phase of the Port Severn Area Dams and Bridges project mobilized to site. Construction equipment and supplies can now be seen at Bayview Dam E near Port Severn Lock 45 located on the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site.  From now until the end of December 2018, work will focus on the rehabilitation of Bayview Dam E and Dam C, as well as the replacement of Bayview Dam E Fixed Bridge (site map below). Parking at the Port Severn...
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Posted On Friday, July 06, 2018

Muskoka Road will be closed between Front Street and Haig Street in MacTier from July 9 to 13, 2018 to remove and replace existing twin culverts. Traffic will be closed during working hours and overnight on July 10. Road closure signage will be posted. 
Contact our Operations Technical Assistant at 705-538-2337 x225 or vjacques@gbtownship.ca for more information. 

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Posted On Thursday, June 21, 2018

Lock 45In mid-July, the contractor will mobilize to site to begin the rehabilitation of Dam C and Bayview Dam E Bridge at Port Severn Lock 45 located on the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site.  The project will begin with the installation of a cofferdam at Bayview Dam E. Cofferdams are structures that provide dry work space for construction on in-water assets and also protection of the surrounding environment by containing construction materials in a confined space. This...
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Posted On Monday, May 28, 2018

Port Severn Dam EOver the last three years, Parks Canada has announced over $615 million in investments into the locks, dams, bridges and other infrastructure along the Trent-Severn Waterway. The mandate and values that define Parks Canada have also defined the approach to infrastructure investment: preserving natural and cultural heritage; engaging with Indigenous peoples, partners, communities and canal users; and environmental protection and conservation. 
Parks Canada’s environmental...

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