Media Release

October 27, 2012

Southbound lane restrictions in effect on Yonge Street in Thornhill for emergency utility repairs

Closure in effect throughout weekend
The Regional Municipality of York has closed two southbound lanes on Yonge Street in Thornhill, between Clark Avenue and Steeles Avenue, to allow Bell Canada to conduct emergency repairs beneath the road.
Lane restrictions will be in effect throughout the weekend. Electronic message signs will be installed to direct motorists.

Motorists are asked to reduce speed through the construction area and consider using Bathurst Street to the west or Bayview Avenue to the east as alternate routes.
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The Regional Municipality of York thanks motorists for their patience.
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Media Contact: Ken Turriff, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
905-830-4444 or 1-877-464-9675, ext. 1226  Cell: 905-251-6415
The Regional Municipality of York provides services to 1.1 million residents and 41,000 businesses that employ 516,000 people

Founded in 1971, The Regional Municipality of York is made up of nine municipalities
and provides services to more than one million residents, 29,000 businesses and 495,000 employees.

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