REMINDER: A Portion of Ferndale Drive Will be Closed For Several Months

Reconstruction, widening and sewer installation

Ferndale Drive in Barrie, from Tiffin to Dunlop, will be closed as of Tuesday until December 1 for reconstruction.  The road is being widened to accommodate traffic volumes. in addition, the watermain and culvert are being replaced with storm sewers and sanitary sewers. Access for emergency vehicles will be maintained at all times and Ferndale will remain open for traffic to access local businesses on the street. This work will also impact Barrie Transit:

During the road closure Barrie Transit (Route #2) will be detoured. The following bus stops will be out of service:

•       Bus Stop #883 (33 Ferndale Drive)

•       Bus Stop #271 (Dunlop at Ferndale)

•       Bus Stop #893 (Ferndale Drive)

•       Bus Stop #892 (38 Ferndale Drive)

Temporary stops will be added at the following locations: 

Route 2A

•       On the north side of Tiffin Street, approximately 50m west of Ferndale Drive

•       On the south side of Dunlop Street West at Ferndale Drive, southwest corner of intersection 

Route 2B:

•       On the north side of Dunlop Street West at Ferndale Drive, northeast corner of intersection

•       On the south side of Tiffin Street at Ferndale Drive, southwest corner of intersection