April 20, 2020
RE: TOWN OF MINTO RECONSTRUCTION OF ARTHUR STREET EAST (HIGHWAY 89) AND LAWRENCE STREET, HARRISTON
CONTRACT NO.: 6640-20
The Town of Minto wishes to advise you of the reconstruction of Arthur Street East (Highway 89) between Elora Street and east connecting link and Lawrence Street between Arthur Street East (Highway 89) and the dead end, Harriston. Construction will be commencing on or about the week of May 11th, 2020 and will continue through to October, 2020.
Based on the current guidelines established by the Government of Ontario, the Town of Minto has deemed this project to be essential involving critical infrastructure. Contractors are required to follow all guidelines set out in the “Covid-19 Standard Protocols for All Canadian Construction Sites”. The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development have also provided guidance for construction sites with regards to Covid-19. Additional information can be reviewed at: https://www.ontario.ca/page/construction-site-health-and-safety-during-covid-19
Arthur Street East (Highway 89) and Lawrence Street will be closed to through traffic during the construction period. Local access will also be interrupted at various times during this period.