Byron Road Closure between Sherbourne Ave and Lockhart Ave
September 7, 2021 - January 31, 2022
This notice is to advise that, as part of the Stage 2 O-Train Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, a section of Byron Avenue will be closed to vehicle traffic during daytime hours for concrete pouring and Byron Tunnel construction operations.
- WHAT: Road closure of Byron Avenue between Sherbourne Avenue and Lockhart Avenue. The sidewalk on the south side of Byron Avenue will remain open and accessible.
- WHEN: September 7, 2021 through January 31, 2022.
- WHY: Heavy equipment, machinery, and trucks will be accessing the Byron Tunnel construction zone for concrete pouring and construction work. The size of the equipment, and nature of the operations require daytime closure of the Byron Avenue.
- WHERE: Byron Avenue between Lockhart Avenue and Sherbourne Avenue.
- HOURS: 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday to Saturday.
Traffic will be restricted from travelling on Byron Avenue between Lockhart and Sherbourne Avenues, and will be redirected around the work zone, with posted signage in place. Pedestrian mobility will be maintained using the south sidewalk on Byron Avenue. Residents can expect noise from concrete pours and large machinery. Dust control will be in place including street sweeping and dust suppression. Spotters will be onsite ensuring trucks do not infiltrate residential streets in the area.
Accessibility is an important consideration for the Stage 2 LRT project. The Stage 2 team makes every effort to provide access through and around construction sites. If you require special accommodation, please contact email@example.com.
Future work is required in this area. Additional construction updates, such as changes to work sequencing and the duration or impact of this work will be communicated via the Stage 2 project e-newsletter. To receive these electronic updates please sign up at Ottawa.ca/Stage2 and click ‘Connect with us.’ Be sure to select updates for “Sherbourne Station”. For other accommodations, or any questions, please contact: