Media Release

March 9, 2012

Lane restrictions due to watermain repairs at 16th Avenue and Townson Road in Town of Markham

Work at intersection to take place Monday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 14
NEWMARKET – The middle lanes at the intersection of 16th Avenue and Townson Road (just east of Woodbine Avenue) will be closed to traffic commencing Monday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
One lane in each direction through the intersection will remain open to traffic during hours of construction.
The lane restriction will allow the Town of Markham to conduct watermain repairs at this intersection.
York Regional Police will be on site to assist with vehicular and pedestrian traffic.
Electronic road signs have been deployed in advance of the work to advise the public of the lane restrictions.
Motorists are advised to slow down through this intersection while work is in progress.
York Region thanks motorists for their patience.
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Media Contact: Ken Turriff, Corporate Communications, York Region
  1-877-464-9675, ext. 1226 • Cell: 905-251-6415 •

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