Frank Street Reconstruction Notice:
The Township will soon be starting a construction project on Frank Street.
Location - Frank Street and the alley between William Street and Frank Street. The civil contractor is Elgin Construction Co. Ltd. and the engineering consultant is Dillon Consulting Ltd.
Scope - Reconstruction of Frank Street including new asphalt driving surface, watermain, storm sewers and sanitary sewers to be installed. Sections of curb and gutter and sidewalk will also be replaced. The alley between William and Frank will have watermain replaced.
Schedule - The tentative schedule is as indicated below however, is subject to variation depending on weather conditions in the upcoming months. There is no work anticipated before 7:00am or after 5:30pm nor for any weekends, holidays.
* Tentative start date is the week of April 5, 2021.
* Installation of sanitary sewers starting April 12, 2021
The total project is anticipated to end late June.
Traffic Impacts - Frank Street will be open to local traffic only for the duration of the project. There will be periods of time and/or days where laneway access will be limited. Property Owners/Residents will be required to park elsewhere. The municipal parking lot located between the Post Office and the Pad Thai restaurant on Main Street will be available. Notice will be given on upcoming disruptions. If you have a special need or consideration, please contact the Township Office.
Service Interruption - We anticipate scheduled disruption to water services. The contractor will provide 24 notice to affected property owners prior to this happening.
Vibration - Construction equipment can create vibrations. Please ensure steps are taken to protect any valuable items that may be susceptible to damage.
Recycling/Garbage Bins - We will make arrangements to pick up any garbage and recycling bins placed at the curb on Friday mornings by 7 am and move them to a central location for BRA collection. We will also ensure they are returned to your location as well.