Beckwith Street Phase 2

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Beckwith Street North officially re-opened to traffic

Beckwith Street Phase 2 Reconstruction commenced at the beginning of April, 2022. Thomas Cavanagh Construction Limited was awarded the contract to complete the project. The project resulted in the full reconstruction of Beckwith Street North between Russell Street and Elmsley Street North with improvements including:

  • Replacement of existing underground infrastructure (water main, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, and municipal services)
  • Full depth road reconstruction including concrete curbing and concrete sidewalks with accessibility features, three vehicular travel lanes, and two parallel parking lanes
  • A newly configured cycle-track (fully separated) meeting the objectives for a complete street design.
  • Beckwith Street /Elmsley Street intersection reconfiguration including traffic/pedestrian signal infrastructure replacement meeting Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) standards, as well as staged cycling infrastructure on Elmsley Street for future upgrades.
  • Installation of a new Pedestrian Crossover (PXO), crossing of Beckwith Street immediately south of Church Street
  • Decorative LED pedestrian and street lighting
  • Landscaping (trees, shrubs, and perennial plantings)
  • Placement of new street furniture

After 7 months of construction, Beckwith Street North opened to traffic on Friday, October, 28, 2022.



Beckwith Street North officially re-opened to traffic

Beckwith Street Phase 2 Reconstruction commenced at the beginning of April, 2022. Thomas Cavanagh Construction Limited was awarded the contract to complete the project. The project resulted in the full reconstruction of Beckwith Street North between Russell Street and Elmsley Street North with improvements including:

  • Replacement of existing underground infrastructure (water main, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, and municipal services)
  • Full depth road reconstruction including concrete curbing and concrete sidewalks with accessibility features, three vehicular travel lanes, and two parallel parking lanes
  • A newly configured cycle-track (fully separated) meeting the objectives for a complete street design.
  • Beckwith Street /Elmsley Street intersection reconfiguration including traffic/pedestrian signal infrastructure replacement meeting Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) standards, as well as staged cycling infrastructure on Elmsley Street for future upgrades.
  • Installation of a new Pedestrian Crossover (PXO), crossing of Beckwith Street immediately south of Church Street
  • Decorative LED pedestrian and street lighting
  • Landscaping (trees, shrubs, and perennial plantings)
  • Placement of new street furniture

After 7 months of construction, Beckwith Street North opened to traffic on Friday, October, 28, 2022.



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