NOTICE OF SUMMER 2021 ROAD CONSTRUCTION June 18, 2021
Posted: Jun 18, 2021

NOTICE OF SUMMER 2021 ROAD CONSTRUCTION

June 18, 2021

To: Sagamok Anishnawbek Community

From: Ross Assinewe, Planning & Infrastructure Director

cc: Alan Ozawanimke, Gimaa, Senior Management Team

Contract A - River Road Realignment

This notice is of a road realignment project funded by the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program - Rural and Northern Communities Stream.

The road realignment is planned for a section of River Road from four (4) kilometres west of Sagamok Road westerly to Third Lake Road. The work is to be completed by JI Enterprises and will include realignment of the road to improve driveability and site lines of a section of road that is close to the Spanish River and bedrock outcrops.

The work will commence around July 5th and is expected to be completed by mid-September, 2021.

There will be a 25 day period during which time the road will be closed to traffic to allow rock blasting to be completed.

The closure dates will be posted prior to implementation, and we ask that you avoid the construction site for you own safety during this period.

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Contract B - Sagamok Community Road Improvements

This is a notice of a road improvement project funded by the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program - Rural and Northern Communities Stream.

The road improvement project includes drainage improvements and new asphalt on Sagamok Road from the west end of Highway 7300 for seven (7) kilometres to Kokoko Road intersection.

Drainage improvements and new surface treatment will be completed on Espaniel Street, River Crescent and on River Road from Sagamok Road intersection and westerly for two (2) kilometres.

The work will be completed by JI Enterprises and will commence around June 28th and is expected to be completed by early October, 2021.

There will be the need to restrict traffic to single lanes during construction so please slow down and follow traffic control person directions.

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Contract C - Maple Ridge Road & Watermain Extension

This is notice of a road and watermain extension project funded by the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program - Rural and Northern Communities and Green Streams.

The project will include the extension of Maple Ridge Road for 400 metres westerly and will include new road, entrances, and water services to sixteen (16) new residential lots.

The work will be completed by JI Enterprises and will commence in August and is expected to be completed by late October, 2021.

Please avoid the project site during construction for your own safety.

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Be safe. It’s everyone’s responsibility

Until all work is completed, please exercise caution to keep our roadways safe for everyone—especially in work zones.

Be aware of heavy machinery, workers, other vehicles and pedestrian traffic. Be prepared to stop and please follow all road signs.

 

 

For more information on this Notice of Summer 2021 Road Construction, please contact Sagamok Planning & Infrastructure Department by calling (705) 865-2421.

Planning & Infrastructure is located in the Main Administration Building located at 4007 Espaniel Street.

 

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