Construction and Detours

Perth Line 86 Upgrades & Roundabout Completion

Project Schedule

Completed Stages:

  • Stage 1 - Mitchell Road South (HWY 23) Upgrades 
  • Stage 2 - Roundabout Construction (2016) 

Current Stages:

  • Stage 3 & 4- Haverkamp Avenue North Construction & Perth Line 86 Upgrades (2017)
    • Work scheduled to begin the week of April 17, 2017 on Haverkamp Ave. N. Expect lane reductions on Perth Line 86 during this period.
    • Full closure of 86 from the roundabout to Road 165 is expected to begin following Victoria Day long weekend. The closure is expected to be in place until mid-to-late July.
    • The roundabout will still be open during the closure of Perth Line 86. Motorists will be able to access Main St. E., Mitchell Rd. S./HWY 23 and Haverkamp Ave. N. using the roundabout.
    • Local traffic will have access to driveways during the closure. Tim Horton's and the North Perth Crossings Plaza can be accessed by the HWY 23 entrance for the duration of the construction period.
    • Minimal, short duration lane reductions on Mitchell Rd. S., Main St. and the roundabout as crews complete additional painting and restoration activities.
  • Stage 5 - Binning Street Surface Work (2017)


Stage 4 - Perth Line 86 Upgrades - Detour Map

Aerial View of the Highway 23 (Mitchell Road South) and Perth Line 86 Intersection Roundabout

Construction Newsletters

*NEW* Issue 11, May 16, 2017

Issue 10, November 25, 2016

Issue 9, November 4, 2016

Issue 8, October 18, 2016

Issue 7, October 5, 2016

Issue 6, September 8, 2016

Issue 5, August 19, 2016

Issue 4, August 3, 2016

Issue 3, July 22, 2016

Issue 2, July 15, 2016

Issue 1, July 8, 2016

Nichol Ave. S. Reconstruction

Project Details

  • Reconstruction of Nichol Ave. S. from Mowat St. E. to Clayton St. E. in Listowel
  • Replacement of Municipal infrastructure (sanitary and storm sewers, water mains, service laterals to property line and paved roads with curb and gutter, sidewalk, sodded boulevards and surfaced driveway ramps) along Nichol Ave. S.
  • Parking lot improvements for Listowel Eastdale Public School.
  • Construction is anticipated to begin early July and be complete by September 2017 (surface asphalt to be competed in the summer of 2018).
  • Typical working hours will be between 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Friday - construction hours may be increased to take advantage of longer daylight hours.
  • Residents will experience interruptions to access of their property but local vehicular and pedestrian access will be maintained as much as possible.
  • Sewer and water service will be maintained throughout the duration of construction but short interruptions can be expected.

Road 165 Reconstruction

Project Details

  • Road 165 from Line 86 to Line 87.
  • Work will begin following the completion of Perth Line 86 upgrades and the roundabout.
  • Minor widening and sloping of ditches, water main in the south section, drainage work, and removal of high points in the roadway.
  • The project will make Road 165 more suitable and safer for future traffic.