York (Region of). Transportation Services

Service: Transportation Services

Record Details
Alternate Name Region of York ; Regional Municipality of York ; Regional Roads ; York Region
Toll Free Phone 1-877-464-9675 ext 75000 * Roads Dispatch ext 75200
After Hours Phone Roads Dispatch 1-877-464-9675 ext 75200
E-Mail transportationservices@york.ca
Website www.york.ca/wps/portal/yorkhome/transportation
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description (Service) Maintenance of regional road network in York Region * road maintenance and construction * traffic and pedestrian signals * centralized traffic control system to monitor traffic * road closures and maintenance schedule available online * annual traffic safety review and education campaigns

Report street lamp outage street lights at intersections on Regional roads (Street lamps on local roads and between intersections on Regional roads maintained by local municipalities ) * report outage by providing closest intersection and/or house number or identification tag that has York Region logo * report to municipality if no tag;

Report Mailbox damage residents report to be reimbursed for mailboxes damaged by snowplows on regional roads * will replace mailbox with standard mailbox or provide maximum reimbursement of $75 * owner’s responsibility to replace and install the new mailbox;

Red light cameras cameras at intersections photograph vehicles that enter an intersection after light has turned red * Trained officers verify * tickets mailed to vehicle owners where clear vehicle ran red light * registered license plate holder receives the ticket * website map shows location of red light cameras in York Region;

Request speed board for neighbourhood residents can request SpeedWATCH board along Regional roads * board measures speed of passing vehicles and displays it to promote safe speeds * speed boards are rotated every four months and speeds are stored and analyzed * If excessive speeding in area, plan created for speed limit enforcement;

Traffic cameras live traffic camera images update once every three minutes * no permanent recordings * traffic camera locations and live images on website;

Traffic Data Request data collected about amount of pedestrian and vehicle traffic and vehicle types on Regional roads * available to public for administration fee

Cycling cycling events with community partners * family-oriented community rides, charity events, races, workshops and scenic tours *events for all ages and abilities * interactive and print cycling maps and apps available * recruits cycling ambassadors who are enthusiastic cyclists volunteering to lead events, teach basic bike skills and maintenance - training and accessories provided
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Dispatch service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility No restrictions for services * See website for eligibility for new traffic signals
Application request traffic signal installation or change in traffic signal timing use online traffic contact form * Report street lamp outage call 905-830-4444 Ext. 75200, 1-877-464-9675 Ext. 75200 or traffic@york.ca, provide the tag identification number and the closest intersection * Report mailbox damage using online form or download claim form on website and mail to Attention to: Road Maintenance, 17250 Yonge Street, Newmarket, Ontario, L3Y 6Z1 or in person Roads Operation Branch 90 Bales Drive East, East Gwillimbury, Ontario, L0G 1V0 * request speedboard complete SpeedWATCH request form on website * for emergency repairs contact York Region Dispatch before work starts Roads Dispatch: 1-877-464-9675 Ext. 75200 * for cycling maps, programs and events see website or contact cycling@york.ca
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - AccessYork 1-877-464-9675 ; call 1-877-464-9675 ext. 75000 for information or materials in accessible formats
Fees None
Located In Community East Gwillimbury
Address & Map
17250 Yonge St
Newmarket, ON L3Y 6Z1
View Google Map
Intersection Yonge St and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Street Furniture ; Street Maintenance ; Street/Sidewalk Use Permits ; Traffic Bulletins/Information ; Transportation Safety Standards


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