Road Resurfacing Program 2021

The 2021 road resurfacing program is set to begin on select City streets the week of April 19, 2021. 

Work may include minor curb repairs, installation of a subdrain if required, manhole adjustments, milling and asphalt repaving. Work is scheduled to last 16 to 20 weeks weather permitting.

Please refer to this page for project updates if and when they become available.

 Project Information

Phase 1

Construction area: 

  • Admiral Road – Hartzel Road to Park Avenue
  • Burgoyne Woods – Edgedale Road to road end
  • Catharine Street - Maple Street to Russel Avenue
  • Dunkirk Road – Wright Street to Bunting Road
  • Lake Street – Lakeport Road to Prince Edward Street
  • Lake Street – Prince Edward to Lakeshore Road
  • Lake Street - Watersedge Circle to road end
  • Market Square – City Hall Parking Lot (See public notice)
  • Page Street – Queenston Street to Welland Avenue
  • Park Avenue – Seymour Avenue to Admiral Road
  • Corporate Park Drive – Martindale Road to road end

Construction start date: Week of April 19, 2021

Construction duration: Approximately 16 to 20 weeks, weather permitting

Phase 2

Construction area: 

  • Queen Street — St. Paul Street to King Street
  • Queen Street — Church Street to Duke Street
  • Pelham Road — Rykert Street to Kent Street
  • Brucehill Court — Francis Creek Boulevard to street end
  • Captain Tenbrock — Francis Creek Boulevard to street end
  • Francis Creek Boulevard — Erion Road to Arbour Glen Drive
  • Wellandvale Road — Fourth Avenue to Sawmill Road

Construction start date: July 28, 2021

Construction duration: Until October 2021, weather permitting

 Construction Information

To protect construction workers, and to complete the work safely and cost effectively, temporary lane closures may be required, and traffic may be unavoidably congested at these times.  Such closures will be minimized as much as possible; however, at such times, the contractor will provide traffic control personnel.  Although the contractor is required to provide safe pedestrian access, care is requested when walking through the construction zone. 

Please note:

  • Construction will take place in stages and there may be delays between each stage.
  • In the event it can’t take place during the day pit is possible work may take place at night.
  • If your driveway curb is replaced and part of your driveway is disturbed, that portion of driveway (typically, one metre) will also be replaced.
  • The City guarantees all workmanship and materials for one year after completion of the construction activity.
  • For more information on the steps involved refer to www.stcatharines.ca/Paving

 Information for Residents

 

Access to your driveway may be interrupted for three to five days to pour curbs and/or reinstate the driveway.  Every effort will be made to maintain access to abutting properties and to minimize inconvenience to businesses, residents and pedestrians.

The contractor is required to provide you with advance notice when access to your property will be interrupted. Residents should mark in the field fixtures such as sprinkler heads and sprinkler systems prior to construction. The City will not be responsible for any damages to fixtures that were not marked.

In some cases, your property (lawn and driveway) may be disturbed during construction. The contractor will carry out the necessary restoration which in some cases will include the placement of new sod.

Driveways, if disturbed, will be repaired with the same material as existing.

Always avoid contact with hot asphalt or any construction material.

The limits of construction will be marked out for each street.  As a resident of this street, if there are any concerns regarding work which you feel may need to be addressed, and if it is work which could be considered under this contract please let us know as soon as possible so that we can determine if these concerns can be accommodated.  Once the contractor is pouring concrete it may be too late.  So please forward your concerns as soon as possible.

 Project Contacts

Jim Stranges

Project Supervisor

City of St. Catharines

905.688.5601 ext. 1606

jstranges@stcatharines.ca

 

Imtiaz Ahmad

Design and Construction Engineer

City of St. Catharines

905.688.5601 ext. 1668

Iahmad@stcatharines.ca       

 

Jason Trombetta

Construction Inspector

City of St. Catharines

jtrombetta@stcatharines.ca

Project Notices and Updates

Public Notice - 2021 Road Resurfacing Program Phase 1

Public Notice - 2021 Road Resurfacing Program Phase 2

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