Roads and Bridges
Roads and Related Infrastructure
The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance, rehabilitation and construction of roads and other roads-related infrastructure (storm water management ponds, sidewalks, and streetlights) within the Township of Cavan Monaghan jurisdiction.
The Public Works Department maintains approximately:
- 21.73 km of paved roads
- 144.75 km of surface treated roads
- 68.17 km of gravel roads
- 9,202 meters of sidewalks
- 253 streetlights (visit Streetlight Report Form to report a problem)
Township road maintenance may be done routinely each year, or on a complaint basis. If you have a question and/or concern about roads and/or roads-related infrastructure, please contact the Public Works Department.
Visit Construction Projects for upcoming projects.
For after hour emergencies, please call 705-740-6262.
In conjunction with the County of Peterborough, in 2015, the Distillery Street Bridge was rehabilitated and upgraded.The rehabilitation included abutment repair, deck repair, railing replacement, sidewalk repair, and guardrail installation at all four corners of the structure. The Township's responsibility for the project related to rehabilitation of sidewalks along the west side of the deck, new wheelchair ramps at both ends, landscaping, and curbing along the north side of Needler's Lane.