Ottawa – The following projects will impact Ottawa traffic:
Bronson Avenue – One lane in each direction on Bronson Avenue between Colonel By Drive and Fifth Avenue will close from Friday, March 13 at 7 pm until Sunday, March 15 at 10 pm to create a new transit lane.
Highway 174 – Expect intermittent lane and ramp closures during off-peak hours on Highway 174 between Blair and Trim roads for the remainder of 2020, in preparation for the Stage 2 Confederation Line East Extension. Traffic will be maintained in both directions.
Highway 417 – A section of Highway 417 will close at Nicholas Street, in both directions, from Saturday, March 14 at 6 pm until Sunday, March 15 at 11 am. The eastbound on-ramps at Nicholas and Metcalfe streets will also close during that time. Detours will be in place.
Lane reductions will start on Saturday, March 14 at 5 pm, followed by the full closure at 6 pm. Workers will install six steel girders across the highway as part of the Ministry of Transportation’s replacement of the Nicholas Street underpass.
St Patrick’s Day Parade – Please note the parade has been postponed