Annual Construction Program

Each year, Northumberland County identifies areas of roadway that need maintenance.

While the County continues to monitor COVID-19 and modify services as required, the following road construction projects have been identified as essential and are expected to proceed as planned. 

Please see the list below for paving and construction projects happening on County roads during the 2020 construction season.

2020 construction and paving projects
County RoadLocationLength
County Rd. 10 From 250 m north of Dodd's Road to south of the 4th Line/Bickle Road intersection 2.4 km
County Rd. 18 From 900 m west of County Road 15 to the County Road 15 intersection. 900 m
County Rd. 20  Resurfacing from Division Street to D'arcy Street, including the intersection of Division and Elgin Street 800 m
County Rd. 30 From 550 m north of Aranda Way to 200 m south of the County Road 29 intersection. 5.2 km

Work on potholes, rutting, and wear and tear will occur throughout the County in addition to the projects listed above.

Driving in construction zones

Driving safely through construction zones can help save your life and the lives of others.

  • Do not speed – slow down to the posted speed limits
  • Stay alert and pay full attention to the roadway
  • Pay close attention to signs and work zone flaggers
  • Do not tailgate
  • Keep up with the traffic flow
  • Do not change lanes in work zones
  • Avoid changing radio stations and using mobile phones in work zones
  • Keep an eye on workers and their equipment
  • Be patient – work zones are necessary to improve our roads and make them safer

The speed limit through a construction zone is 50 km/hr.