Olmstead-Jeffrey Lake Road Rehabilitation

Project Description

The project includes 7.2km of Olmstead-Jeffrey Lake Road from Highway 17 to Magnesium Road (County Road 48) and 0.2km of Acres Road.

The construction project consists of grading, replacement of the hard surface, culverts, and guard rails. Safety will be addressed by improving sight distances, reducing speed, standardized roadway widths and signage.



Project Result and Timing

The project is currently under construction is planned to be completed by July 2022.


May 5, 2022 Update
October 28, 2021 Update
October 5, 2021 Update
August 18, 2021 Notice
Pre-Construction Survey Notice
January 26, 2020 Notice


Council of the Township of Whitewater Region has funded the construction of Olmstead-Jeffrey Lake Road in the 2021 budget through a long-term debenture.

Public Involvement

Comment Sheet

Presentation Slides

The virtual public information session was held on:

Date:            Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

Time:            6:00 p.m.

The purpose of the information session was to present the scope of the project and to obtain public input on the project.


Lane Cleroux
Manager of Public Works
Township of Whitewater Region
P.O. Box 40, 44 Main Street Cobden, ON K0J 1K0
Phone: 613-646-2282 ext. 128
Email: lcleroux@whitewaterregion.ca