Notice of Construction – Haddington St. Road Closure – July 14 to August

Please be advised that Haldimand County and its contractor, Coco Group, will be reconstructing Haddington Street between Argyle Street and Scott Acres Boulevard. As a result, this section of road will be closed from Tuesday, July 14 for a period of three weeks.

Haldimand County is committed to the success of this project and would like to thank you for your patience. Updates are posted to the website weekly at:

If you have any questions regarding this work, please contact either:

Lloyd Rollinson
Project Manager, Municipal Infrastructure
Haldimand County Engineering Services
905-318-5932 x 6404

Sue Flaherty
Administrative Coordinator
Haldimand County Engineering Services
905-318-5932 x 6406

Notice of Construction: Intersection of Argyle/Haddington and Orkney Street (July 9)

Please be advised that Haldimand County and its contractor, Coco Group, will be completing asphalt milling on Orkney Street on Thursday, July 9 starting at 7:00 a.m. and will then continue with the asphalt milling at the intersection of Argyle Street and Haddington Street on Thursday, July 9 beginning at 8:00 p.m.  Orkney Street and Argyle Street will remain open but will be limited to a single lane which may cause intermittent traffic delays.  Haddington Street will be closed to vehicular traffic at Argyle Street.

If you have any questions regarding this work, please contact either:

Lloyd Rollinson                                                          Sue Flaherty

Project Manager Municipal Infrastructure                 Administrative Assistant

Haldimand County Engineering Services                   Haldimand County Engineering Services

905-318-5932 x 6406                                                      905-318-5932 x 6404                  

Notice of hydro one distribution line relocation work (Kinsmen Park Trail, Forfar St. W/E, Argyle St. S & Wigton St.)

Hydro One will be relocating sections of its distribution line on the north and south side of the Grand River Bridge in Caledonia to accommodate MTO’s Highway 6 – Argyle St. Bridge Replacement project. Starting in early June, crews will be working on Kinsmen Park Trail, Forfar St. West and East, Argyle St South and Wigton St. Anticipated completion date for this project is mid-July, weather permitting. There may be temporary outages to select property owners and Hydro One will notify these property owners in advance.

Provided below is a schedule and location of work: 

 Date Location of work Potential disruptions
June 1 to 5, 2020

Mon – Wed

Thu – Fri

  • East and west side of Argyle St. South on Forfar St.
  • Argyle St. South at Wigton St.
  • No road and walking path closures expected.
  • Temporary lane closure during active construction.
June 8 to 12, 2020

Mon – Fri

  • Caithness St West and parking lot behind Canada post.
  • No road or parking lot entrance closures. However, the second entrance to Canada post may require temporary closure.
July 6 to 10, 2020

Mon – Fri

  • Crews removing poles along pathway on north side of river
  • Temporary closure of pathway.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Hydro One’s Community Relations Team by e-mail or phone at 1-877-345-6799.

Notice regarding Provincial Offences Act matters (adjournments & rescheduling)

All Provincial Offences Act matters scheduled from Monday, March 16, 2020 through to and including Friday, September 11, 2020 will be adjourned and rescheduled to a later date. If you have a matter scheduled during this time, do not attend court. This applies to all POA courts in Ontario.

A notice of your new court date will be sent to you by mail to the address on file with the court. For more information, please contact Haldimand County POA staff.

Contact information for all municipal courts is available here:

Updated information about court proceedings at the Ontario Court of Justice can be found on the Court’s website at

Please also be advised that the Government of Ontario made an order pursuant to s. 7.1 of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA), suspending any limitation periods in statutes and regulations for the duration of the State of Emergency. This will impact timelines under the Provincial Offences Act and related proceedings.

A copy of the order is available online at:

Ministry of Transportation (MTO) Haldimand County 2020 Projects Update

Road Work Ahead - ConstructionThe Ministry of Transportation (MTO) has provided an update on their 2020 capital projects in Haldimand County. For current information on the MTO’s projects visit and current road closure, condition and construction information visit

  1. Caledonia bypass pavement reconstruction – work is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 6 with full nightly closures of the bypass between 8 pm and 6 am.  The detour route will be the same as during the recent bypass closure and the detour signage is in place.  The scope of work includes the installation of center-line rumble strips on the bypass and sections of Highway 6 from Caledonia to Hagersville.  The project completion date is late November.
  2. Highway 3 and Road 56 traffic signal installation – work on the new traffic signals is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 6.  The work will involve brief single lane closures with flag persons.  The project completion date is late summer.
  3. Ouse Street Park (downstream of Cayuga bridge) – work is scheduled to begin late spring 2020 and will take approximately two months to complete.
  4. Argyle Street bridge replacement – the mussel (Species at Risk) relocation is scheduled to take place in summer  2020 with work on the new bridge construction causeway to begin in fall 2020.
  5. Rehabilitation of three bridges on Highways 3 and 6 – work is scheduled to start in September 2020 and will involve detours on both Highway 3 and 6 between Jarvis and Hagersville. The work is expected to take one full year to complete with the detours staggered to reduce traffic impacts.