Public Works Statistics

The Public Works Department maintains approximately 1200 square kilometers:

Roads currently maintained by the MTO

Services

 

Inspections and deployment of services are based on Road Classification and the Ontario Regulation 239/02: Maintenance Standards for Municipal Highways. Here are some relevant guidelines set by the regulation:

Patrolling Frequency

Class of Highway

Patrolling Frequency

1

3 times every 7 days

2

2 times every 7 days

3

once every 7 days

4

once every 14 days

5

once every 30 days

6

no applicable standard

 

Snow Accumulation – Roadways

Class of Highway

 Depth

Time

1

2.5 cm

4 hours

2

5 cm

6 hours

3

8 cm

12 hours

4

8 cm

16 hours

5

10 cm

24 hours

6

no applicable standard

 

Ice Formation Prevention

Class of Highway

Time

1

6 hours

2

8 hours

3

16 hours

4

24 hours

5

24 hours

6

no applicable standard

 

Treatment of Icy Roadways

Class of Highway

Time

1

3 hours

2

4 hours

3

8 hours

4

12 hours

5

16 hours

6

no applicable standard

 

 

Public Works Capital Projects 2018

Asphalt Resurfacing

 

Granular "A" Resurfacing

 

Sidewalks

 

Large Diameter Culverts 

 

Bridge Repairs

 

Brushing/Ditching