Highway 401 Widening from East of McLaughlin Road to East of the Credit River

MTO Contract 2015-2018

Planned Work


During 2020, work on MTO Contract 2015-2018 will continue and be completed. The work will include the following:


  • Completion of the new express lanes.


  • Completion of new structures at Fletcher's Creek.


  • Opening of the Second Line Pedestrian Bridge.


  • Opening of the new Express and Collector Lanes through to east of the Credit River.



Project Summary

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 fall of 2020