The Capital Engineering branch is responsible for various engineering projects throughout the Town of East Gwillimbury (EG), outside of new development/unassumed areas.

Frequently Asked Questions

Project descriptions and frequently asked questions (FAQ's) are provided for the following Capital Engineering projects:

2021 Projects and Updates (Construction & Design)

Asphalt Resurfacing

Locations

  • Cedar St. (Yonge St. to 120m East of Walnut Ave.)
  • Oakridge Crt. (Colony Trail Blvd. to Thompson Drive)
  • Forrestwood Cres. (Colony Trail Blvd. to Colony Trail Blvd.)
  • Royal Cedar Crt. (Colony Trail Blvd. to East end)
  • Donlands Ave. (Mount Albert Rd. to Tate Court)
  • Albert St. (King St. to Victory Drive.)
  • Notice of Work

 

Scheduling Update (Updated every 2 weeks)

Oakridge Court:

  • Concrete Works (Curb & Sidewalk Replacements, Catchbasin & Maintenance Hole Rebuilds) - Completed
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sept 13th to Sep 24th (Weather permitting)

Forrestwood Crescent:

  • Concrete Works (Curb & Sidewalk Replacements, Catchbasin & Maintenance Hole Rebuilds) - Completed
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sept 13th to Sep 24th (Weather permitting)

Royal Cedar Court:

  • Concrete Works (Curb & Sidewalk Replacements, Catchbasin & Maintenance Hole Rebuilds) - Completed
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sep 6th to Sep 10th (Weather permitting)

Donlands Avenue:

  • Concrete Works (Curb & Sidewalk Replacements, Catchbasin & Maintenance Hole Rebuilds) - Completed
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sept 13th to Sep 24th (Weather permitting)

Cedar Street:

  • No Concrete Works 
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sept 13th to Sep 24th (Weather permitting)

Albert Street:

  • No Concrete Works 
  • Road Milling – Completed
  • Road Paving – Completed
  • Line Painting & Final Restorations (Sod, Clean-up, etc.) – Sept 13th to Sep 24th (Weather permitting)

 

Road Reconstruction Design

Locations

  • Rogers Road (2nd Concession Road to East End)
  • Mill Road (McCowan Road to East End)
  • Queensville Sideroad and Centre Street Intersection

Bridge – Interim Rehabilitation

Locations

  • East Townline Bridge 113 (approx. 650m south of Holborn Rd.)
  • East Townline Bridge 114 (approx. 700m north of Holborn Rd.)

Double High Float Surface Treatment 

2021 Locations

Update: Work is Completed

  • Centre Street (Herald Rd. to Cupples Farm Lane)
  • Catering Rd. (Warden Ave. to Ravenshoe Rd.)
  • Boag Rd. (Woodbine Ave. to Warden Avenue.)
  • Notice of Work

2020 Locations (Warranty Repairs in 2021)

Update: Surface Treatment was applied, remaining activities include; sweeping/disposal, stop blocks and 2021 Slurry Seal.

  • Doane Road (Centre Street to West End)
  • Jeffery Crescent (Leslie Street to Doane Road)
  • 2nd Concession Road (Holborn Road to North End)
  • Holborn Road (2nd Concession Road to Leslie Street)
  • Hornes Road (Woodbine Avenue to Warden Avenue)
  • Notice of Work

Slurry Seal

Locations

  • 2nd Concession Rd. (Holborn Rd to North End)
  • Holborn Rd. (2nd Concession Rd. to Leslie St.)
  • Hornes Rd. (Woodbine Ave. to Warden Ave.)
  • Doane Rd. (Centre St. to West End)

New Sidewalk Construction (2021 & 2022)

 Locations
  • Highway 48 (Princess St. to Foodland)
  • Mount Albert Road (Tyson Drive walkway to Grist Mill Rd)
  • Queensville Sideroad (Holland River bridge to Yonge St)

*Construction timing subject to change

New Sidewalk Design (2021 & 2022)

Locations

  • Mount Albert Road (Conn Drive to EG Sports Complex, North Side Only)
  • Mount Albert Road (Centre Street to Cupples Farm Lane, South Side Only)

Miscellaneous Concrete Repairs (Sidewalks & Curbs)

Various locations throughout Town

Scheduling Update per Community (Updated every 2 weeks):

  • Holland Landing (South of Doane Road or Oriole Drive) - 90% Completed
  • Holland Landing (North of Doane Road or Oriole Drive) - 90% Completed
  • Sharon - Sept 14th - Oct 1st
  • Mount Albert - Sept 14th - Oct 1st
  • Queensville - Sept 14th - Oct 1st

Crack Sealing (Roads)

Various locations throughout Town

Scheduling Update per Community (Weather Permitting)

  • Holland Landing - Completed
  • Sharon - Completed
  • Mount Albert - Completed
  • Queensville - Completed

Roadside Safety Improvements Design

Locations

  • York Durham Line - 400m North of Holborn Road

Water Service Replacement Pilot Program

Locations

  • To be determined (TBD) within Thin-wall Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Watermain extents (Holland Landing)

Master Plans

Centre Street Revitalization

Once the individual construction projects above are awarded, a copy of the Notice of Work will be uploaded into the table for reference.

For more information on current and upcoming regional construction projects in East Gwillimbury, please visit York Region's website.

2021 Construction Map

To view the Road Construction and Capital Engineering projects check out our Capital Construction Map.

Map of Construction Projects, coloured lines and points

Federal Gas Tax Funding​

The Government of Canada provides funding to Municipalities with Gas Tax Funding for a variety of different project categories including local roads and bridges. From the Town's 2021 Capital Budget, the following Road Construction and Capital Engineering projects have received this funding:

Road Rehabilitation Program

  • Asphalt Resurfacing
  • Double High Float Surface Treatment
  • Slurry Seal

Miscellaneous Concrete Rehabilitation

East Townline Bridges - Rehabilitation

Strategic alignment​

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