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Weber Street Reconstruction - College to Union
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Weber Street Widening - College to Union


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Taken September 13, 2014

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(10-02-2014, 01:12 PM)Waterlooer Wrote: Taken September 13, 2014

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Looks to me like they had one lane of pavement installed on Tuesday.
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A few shots of the Weber street underpass July 1, 2014


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Council is set to vote on a motion tomorrow to re-open the new road under the tracks as of Thursday at 12:01am.
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#6
Yep! Just walked passed there today and looks like it could open in the coming days.
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#7
I like the slight Art Deco feel of the bridge supports.
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(10-07-2014, 12:37 PM)timio Wrote: Council is set to vote on a motion tomorrow to re-open the new road under the tracks as of Thursday at 12:01am.

Note that this doesn't mean the road reopens tomorrow. It's to formally recognize this section as a regional road and to permanently close the temporary road.

What I have heard (from Ken Seiling, who attended my neighbourhood association's annual general meeting) is that the underpass will be closed a little longer because instead of trying to open two lanes, and then having to periodically close and rearrange the underpass, they're going for opening all four at once.
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#9
So if they permanently close the temporary road, wouldn't the underpass need to be open?
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#10
There has been no temporary road for months now. I guess this is just putting the official seal on the change.
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#11
According to this article the Weber Street underpass is opening this afternoon. Is this really true?

http://www.therecord.com/news-story/4904...n-factory/
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#12
I heard on the radio this morning that the underpass is partially open, good for Oktoberfest weekend
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(10-10-2014, 10:33 PM)jerryhung Wrote: I heard on the radio this morning that the underpass is partially open, good for Oktoberfest weekend

I can confirm that it is! They have it limited to one lane in each direction but I believe it's closed at Wellington and north of there too. 
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#14
I drove up Weber to Union on Thursday. Two lanes are open. It's supposed to be fully open in mid-November.
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View of the railway bridge from the top.
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