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Picton Main Street Reconstruction

Overview:

Reconstruction of Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and Johnson Street. The project will include:

  • Replacement of the existing sanitary sewer and services
  • Replacement of the existing watermain and services
  • Storm sewer replacement
  • Complete road reconstruction with new curb and gutters, sidewalks, asphalt pavement, and decorative street lighting.

The County is also making improvements at the Picton town hill intersection to address safety concerns of both pedestrians and drivers. Learn more about that related project.

Budget information:

  • Budget year: 2022
  • Total cost: $5,309,000

Project Status:

Underway

Construction is currently in Phase 3. See details below.

Project Details:

RW Tomlinson Limited, the contractor for this project, will complete the work in phases to minimize the impact to pedestrian and vehicular traffic.

Phase 1: July 4 until July 29

Initial construction will begin at the Bridge Street intersection with sewer installation on Bridge Street.

Traffic impact: The section of Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and the south side of Paul Street will be closed to traffic with detour routes in place.

Traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Walton Street, King Street, Paul Street to Picton Main Street.

View the detour map

Phase 2: July 29 until August 15

Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and the south side of Paul Street will be closed to traffic and the intersection of Paul Street and Picton Main Street will be open to northbound and southbound traffic.

Traffic impact: Traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Walton Street, King Street, Paul Street to Picton Main Street.

View the detour map

Phase 3: August 15 until September 9

Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and Paul Street will be closed to traffic including the intersection of Picton Main Street and Paul Street.

Traffic impact: Northbound and southbound traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Walton Street, King Street, Paul Street, Jane Street, Queen Street, Johnson Street to Picton Main Street.

View the detour map

Phase 4: September 9 until September 23

Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and the south side of Paul Street will be closed to traffic. Construction begins on Picton Main Street north of Paul Street.

Traffic impact: Northbound traffic permitted on Picton Main Street from Paul Street to Johnson Street. Traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Walton Street, King Street, Paul Street, Jane Street, Johnson Street.

View the detour map

Phase 5: September 23 until October 21

Picton Main Street between Bridge Street and Paul Street will be open to northbound and southbound traffic. 

Traffic impact: Northbound traffic between Paul Street and Johnson Street permitted and southbound traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Johnson Street, Jane Street, Paul Street to Picton Main Street.

View the detour map

Phase 6: October 21 until November 14

Picton Main Street will be closed to southbound traffic between the north side of Paul Street through the intersection of Johnson Street. Northbound traffic will be permitted through the Johnson Street intersection.

Traffic impact: Traffic will be detoured via Picton Main Street, Paul Street, Jane Street, Johnson Street, Gladstone Street, Maple Street, to Picton Main Street.

View the detour map

Staff Contact

Joe Angelo
Project Manager

Phone: 613.476.2148 ext. 2001
Fax: 613.471-2050