Public Works and Government Services Canada

Public Works and Government Services Canada

April 20, 2012 15:00 ET

Burlington Canal Lift Bridge Now Open to Marine Traffic

Lift bridge fully opened to allow all marine traffic to pass safely

HAMILTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 20, 2012) - At 1:30 p.m. on April 20, the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge was fully raised to allow the safe passage of marine traffic. The bridge will remain in the raised position until further notice. The bridge remains closed to all road traffic until necessary repairs have been made.

As the situation is assessed, updates will be posted.

Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BRIDGE'S OPERATION
    PLEASE CONTACT:
    Dan Joyce
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    416-512-5962

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
    Meeta Bhimani
    Manager, Communications, Ontario Region
    416-512-5650

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