Short-term temporary closures on George Street

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Construction work on road

George Street South between Rink Street and Sherbrooke Street will be closed for 15 minutes sometime between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 15 and for 15 minutes sometime between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22 while bridge work is completed at Townsend Street.

Detour routes include Rink Street, Aylmer Street and Sherbrooke Street. Access to local businesses will remain open.

This bridge work is required for the construction of a new culvert, which is part of the Jackson Creek Flood Diversion Project. The culvert construction is scheduled for completion in late summer 2020.

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For more information members of the media are invited to contact:

Leslie Whiteman, Senior Project Manager

Infrastructure and Planning Services

City of Peterborough

705-742-7777 ext. 1881

or 

Martin Dorian

Aecom

905-215-1256