As part of the Stage 2 O-Train Light Rail Transit (LRT) crews and equipment will be working overnight on Pinecrest Road, Highway 417, and at the future Pinecrest and Queensview Stations.
WHEN: Overnight work Monday through Saturday will occur periodically from January through April, between the hours of 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
WHAT: New ramp and bridge construction, hauling of excavated materials, installation of fencing and traffic barriers, relocation of utilities and traffic signals. Operation of a generator will be required periodically.
WHY: Overnight work is necessary to minimize impacts to traffic and mobility during off-peak hours.
WHERE: On Pinecrest Road, Pinecrest interchange and along Highway 417.
Motorists travelling through this area may want to plan for a little extra travel time, although significant delays are not anticipated at this time. Nightly ramp closures will be in effect periodically.
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.