Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

July 10, 2009 12:54 ET

Public Notice: Alexandra Bridge-Closed to Vehicular Traffic

July 12-16, 19-23 & 26-30, 2009 (only during the night)

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 10, 2009) - Public Works and Government Services Canada wishes to advise all motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. in both directions every night from:

- Sunday, July 12, until Thursday, July 16

- Sunday, July 19, until Thursday, July 23

- Sunday, July 26, until Thursday, July 30

These closures will not affect pedestrians.

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

Lanes will remain open between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.

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

  • Alexandra Bridge Rehabilitation Project
    Information phone line
    1-866-674-3614
    or
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Media Relations Unit
    819-956-2315