Highway 401 Widening from East of McLaughlin Road to East of the Credit River
MTO Contract 2015-2018
This construction contract is for the widening of Highway 401 from east of McLaughlin Road to east of the Credit River (approximately 4 km). Highway 401 will be widened from its current six-lanes to a twelve-lane core/collector system, including ten general purpose lanes and two high-occupancy vehicle lanes
Project Time Frame
This project commenced in April 2016 and is expected to be completed by the summer of 2020
Closure of all the accesses to Fletcher’s Flats / Scott's Brae Park
As a part of this contract, the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) will be cleaning out the two storm water management ponds in Fletcher’s Flats / Scott's Brae Park as shown below. Please be advised that the clean out will be carried out from July 2, 2019 to October 31, 2019. During this period, all accesses into the park and near the two storm water ponds will be closed.
Kindly note that the operations will involve heavy construction equipment and traffic, thus the area (details below) is to be closed for the safety of all parties.
As shown in the above map, the following accesses are to be closed:
Throughout the project, periodic off-peak lane closures on Highway 401 and interchange ramps will be required to facilitate construction operations.
Further information regarding closures associated with this project and other MTO projects in Peel can be found at: