Highbury Widening & Extension


The City of St. Thomas will be widening Highbury to four (4) through lanes and a shared center left from Ron McNeil to South Edgeware Road.  Highbury will be extended from South Edgeware to Highway 3.  Two lanes will be installed at the intersection of Ron McNeil, South Edgeware and Highway 3.  South Edgeware will be reconstructed from Harper Road to Centennial.  See below for a cross section of how Highbury will look.

Highbury Cross Section

Click here for a drawing showing the project.   Click here for a video drive through of the project,

Project Schedule
This project has started and is anticipated to finish in December 2024.

Construction Advisory Notice can be found here.
Project Updates

Traffic along Highbury is currently shifted to the west while we expand the road to the east.  The extension from South Edgeware to the south is being built as well as parts of the roundabout at South Edgeware and Highbury.  Underground work along South Edgeware is anticipated to start in July.

See construction updates below:

- Construction Update #10 (July 10, 2024)
Construction Update #9 (July 4, 2024)
Construction Update #8 (June 25, 2024)
Construction Update #7 (June 20, 2024)
Construction Update #6 (June 13, 2024)
Construction Update #5 (June 4, 2024)
- Construction Update #4 (May 28, 2024)
Construction Update #3 (May 22, 2024)
- Construction Update #2 (May 13, 2024)
- Construction Update #1 (May 6, 2024)

Project Contacts

Patrick Anckaert, P.Eng.
Senior Project Manager, Industrial Development
City of St. Thomas
Tel:  226-378-3671
 [email protected]
545 Talbot Street, PO Box 520
St. Thomas, ON  N5P 3V7
                             Henry Huotari, P. Eng.
Associate, Senior Project Manager
R.V. Anderson Associates
Tel:  519-681-9916 ext. 5027
[email protected]
557 Southdale Road East, Suite 200
London, ON  N6E 1A2