PICKERING, ON, July 23 /CNW/ - As a result of heavy rain, some flooding
has occurred in a few areas of the City of Pickering.
For precautionary measures, the 5th Concession between Brock Road and
Sideline No. 4; and Whitevale Road between North Road and Altona Road, are
closed to through traffic until the flooding subsides. Local traffic will be
permitted through to provide residents access to their homes.
In addition, Bulmer Bridge will be closed until further notice. Motorists
are advised to use Highway No. 7 and/or Taunton Road as alternate routes.
Up-to-date road and bridge closure information can be accessed at
905.683.7575 or www.cityofpickering.com, by clicking on the News &
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: Tony Prevedel, Division Head,
Facility Operations, City of Pickering, (905) 424-4900 (mobile)