Media Release 21-26: Notice of Construction – Shuylers Island Causeway Culvert Replacements

For Immediate Release
Minden, Ontario
September 24, 2021
11:30 AM
Release #21-26

Subject:       Notice of Construction – Shuylers Island Causeway Culvert Replacements

Please be advised of the following construction and road closure for Shuylers Island Road as planned culvert replacements are performed.

Construction is expected to begin September 28, 2021 and is scheduled to be completed by October 1, 2021 (contingent of weather/water levels).

Vehicle Access

  • Shuylers Island Road will be closed to all traffic between 7am and 6pm. A single lane of traffic will be opened for use by vehicles between 6pm and 7am.
  • The road closure is anticipated to only be required for two days; contingent on weather and water levels.
  • Residents will not be permitted to leave vehicles parked along Shuylers Island Road or Duck Lake Road.

Pedestrian Access

  • Due to the nature of the project and site conditions, pedestrian access will not be permitted during the daily road closures.

This work is part of the 2021 Budget, Engineering has been completed by Tulloch Engineering and Construction awarded to Hawk River Construction in the amount of $150,700.

Please watch for and obey all signage and barriers.


photo map of Shulyers Island Culvert Replacement construction

Contact Information:
Melanie Oates
Clerical Assistant – Public Works
T 705-286-3144