Reminder of Tower Drive closure starting July 18

North Bay, ON – July 15, 2016 – The City of North Bay would like to remind residents that Tower Drive between Greenhill Avenue and Little Down Lane will be closed to all traffic starting July 18, 2016, for approximately two weeks while crews extend utilities and services to a new subdivision off of Tower Drive.

Due to the construction, Tower Dr. will be closed to through-traffic between Greenhill Ave. and Little Down Lane.  Detour route signage will be posted. Local traffic will have access to residences along Tower Rd., Sugar Bush St. and Enza Court.

The 6 Hornell/CFB bus route will also be affected during this time.  For the duration of construction the 6 Hornell/CFB bus will not service stops 1184 (Sugar Bush), 1185 (Little Down) and 1186 (Shelp).  Temporary bus stops will be located at Greenhill Ave. and Tower Dr., and Carmichael Dr. and Little Down Lane.

Every effort will be made to complete the work in a timely manner and keep inconvenience to a minimum. 

The City of North Bay thanks the public for its patience and understanding during this construction period.


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