Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

June 19, 2009 14:52 ET

Alexandra Bridge-Closed to Vehicular Traffic

June 21-22 and 25-26, 2009 (only during the night)

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 19, 2009) - Public Works and Government Services Canada wishes to advise all motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic in both directions on:

- Sunday, June 21 - 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

- Monday, June 22 - 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

- Thursday, June 25 - 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

- Friday, June 26 - 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

These lane closures are necessary to allow for the reinforcement of the steel structure. This work is part of the planned rehabilitation of the Alexandra Bridge announced recently by the Government of Canada under its 2009 Economic Action Plan.

There will be no daytime lane closures between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.

These closures will not affect pedestrians.

The schedule may change subject to weather conditions.

Public Works and Government Services Canada apologizes for any inconvenience these lane closures may cause.

Contact Information

  • Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Media Relations Unit
    819-956-2315