May 22, 2008
Media Release

Road closure and lane restrictions this weekend in Town of Newmarket


Commuters asked to check YRT/GO Transit schedules to plan travel routes
 
NEWMARKET The Regional Municipality of York has planned road closures and lane restrictions for the following routes in the Town of Newmarket:
 
Road Closure:
 
Davis Drive will be closed between Superior Street and Charles Street this weekend from 10 p.m. on Friday, May 23rd until 10 p.m. Sunday, May 25th.
 
The closure is to accommodate construction by GO Transit at the railway tracks at Davis Drive beside the Tannery Mall.
 
Motorists travelling east or west through this area are advised to detour to Green Lane or Mulock Drive.
 
Lane  Restrictions:
 
Traffic along the following streets will be reduced to one lane on Sunday, May 25th for the Easter Seals Run/Walkathon, beginning at Upper Canada Mall (17600 Yonge Street) at 7 a.m.:
 
 Eagle Street to Bathurst Street
 Bathurst Street to Green Lane
 Green Lane to Yonge Street
 Yonge Street to northern entrance of Upper Canada Mall
 
For a full map, please visit www.easterseals.org
 
York Region would like to thank residents and motorists for their patience as the required repairs and the Easter Seals Run/Walkathon take place.
 
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Media Contact:      Ava Baccari, Corporate Communications, York Region
 Phone: 905 830-4444 Ext. 1207, 416 297-9696 or Toll free 1-877-464-9675
 Email: ava.baccari@york.ca

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