Roads and Bridges

Half Load Restriction in Effect March 15, 2019 to May 15, 2019 or until otherwise posted.

If you have questions regarding the Half Load Road Restriction please contact the Public Works Department at 705-932-9323.

Road Needs Study Report - 2016

2019 Capital Works Map

Click link here to see the proposed 2019 Public Works Capital program. Specific locations and lengths are subject to change.

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 and current projects.

For after hour emergencies, please call 705-740-6262.

 Intersection of Main and Frederick


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.

Notice of Study Commencement County of Peterborough Class Environmental Assessment for the Baxter Creek Bridge

HP Engineering has been retained by the County of Peterborough to complete preliminary and detailed design activities and to undertake a Class Environmental Assessment (EA) Study for the Baxter Creek Bridge, located on County Road 28, approximately 0.2 km south of Larmer Line, in the Township of Cavan Monaghan.  For more information please see enclosed Notice of Study.

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