Please be advised that a section of the Sawmill Valley Trail south of Burnhamthorpe Rd. will be closed daily from 7am to 5pm for repairs to the boardwalk. The closure will affect access to the trail from Swallowdale Court and Sawmill Valley Dr. to the Collegeway. The trail will be made safe and re-opened to the public at the end of each work day.
Service Disruption signs were installed during the week of October 22nd to alert the public. The work will be starting October 31st. Additional Service Disruption signs will be installed on the fence at each construction closure point.
The work will be carried out over the next three to four (3 -4) weeks weather permitting.
The City of Mississauga has initiated a study to review the existing and future transportation needs of the Burnhamthorpe Road corridor. The study area includes Burnhamthorpe Road West from Loyalist Drive to the West City limit.
Serve Construction Ltd. is scheduled to implement the reconstruction of the existing trail in Crawford Green Park. The existing trail is in poor condition and is due for life cycle replacement which will also be upgraded from 2.4m wide to 3.0 m to meet current trail standards. Funding for this project is partially provided through the Public Transit Infrastructure Fund (PTIF). It is anticipated that completion of this work will be in late April pending weather.
Trapper’s Green Park is one of the projects in Ward 8 that received Canada 150 Infrastructure funding. The CIP 150 playground redevelopment works included:
Playground equipment replacement;
Accessibility improvements (sand surface replacement with engineered wood fiber and paved pathway connections) ;
Sand pit ; Seating area; Outdoor fitness area
The existing trail at Pheasant Run Park was due for life cycle replacement which was also to be upgraded from 2.4 m wide to 3 m to meet current trail standards. Funding for this project is partially provided through the PTIF (Public Transit Infrastructure Fund).
Trail construction has also taken place at Crawford Green Park as part of the funding, as well as at South Common Park.